Name withheld by police Killed by Cumberland County Sheriff's Office, Kentucky State Police

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Category: Police - County
Old Crime Scene Address:
ALbany Road and Modoc Road
Mapping Police Violence:

Deputies got a call about a reckless driver south of Burkesville and tried to make a traffic stop on the vehicle at about 10 a.m. The driver fled and police chased him east on Ky. 90 toward Clinton County, where he lost control of the Chevrolet Cobalt he was driving and crashed into a ditch, and when troopers arrived, they allegedly were confronted by the driver who was armed with a knife, and officers shot and killed him.

Victim's Name: Name withheld by police

Agency Responsible: Cumberland County Sheriff's Office, Kentucky State Police

Gender: Male

Race: Unknown race

Date of Death: April 1, 2020

County: Cumberland

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Official Disposition: Pending investigation/No Known Charges

Criminal Charges: No known charges

Mental Illness: No

Armed: Allegedly Armed

Weapon: knife

Threat Level: attack

Fleeing: Car

Body Camera: No

Washington Post Database ID: 5705

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