Stephen Gene Davenport Killed by Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office

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Category: Police - County
Old Crime Scene Address:
Old Hwy 19 SE
Mapping Police Violence:

Deputies responded to a call of two men fighting, apparently, in the middle of Highway 19 in rural Mississippi. While trying to arrest the subject a stun gun was used "unsuccessfully" according to deputies and as soon as the man was in handcuffs he became unresponsive. He was transported to a hospital where he died.

Victim's Name: Stephen Gene Davenport

Agency Responsible: Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office

Gender: Male

Age: 40

Race: White

Date of Death: April 21, 2015

County: Lauderdale

Cause of Death: Taser

Official Disposition: Unreported

Criminal Charges: No known charges

Mental Illness: Drug or alcohol use

Armed: Unarmed/Did Not Have an Actual Weapon

Weapon: unarmed

Geography: Suburban

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