Matthew Russo Killed by Hartford Police Department

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Category: Police - City
Old Crime Scene Address:
38 Kelsey St
Mapping Police Violence:

Russo grew combative with police and EMS personnel when they were called to his home. Police tasered him and EMS gave Russo a sedative to calm him down. Russo began having trouble breathing, EMS officials administered medical aid. He was transported to Hartford Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

Victim's Name: Matthew Russo

Agency Responsible: Hartford Police Department

Gender: Male

Age: 26

Race: White

Date of Death: August 7, 2015

County: Hartford

Cause of Death: Taser

Official Disposition: Pending investigation/No Known Charges

Criminal Charges: No known charges

Mental Illness: Unknown

Armed: Unarmed/Did Not Have an Actual Weapon

Weapon: unarmed

Geography: Urban

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