Joseph W. Howell Killed by Shawnee County Sheriff's Office

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Category: Police - County
Old Crime Scene Address:
2200 NW Brickyard Road
Mapping Police Violence:

Around 11:30 p.m., deputies responded to a domestic incident. Deputies attempted to pull over a vehicle. Deputies made contact with Joseph Howell and reportedly tried to negotiate with him. However, he fired two shots at deputies and a brief pursuit began. Deputies used their vehicles to disable Howell's. Shots were exchanged, and deputies shot and killed Howell.

Agency: Shawnee County Sheriff's Office

Motive: Domestic Disturbance

Confrontation Type: Domestic Disturbance

Service Call: Yes

Body Camera: no

Official Disposition: Pending investigation

Victim Name: Joseph W. Howell

Death Date: January 10, 2021

County: Shawnee

Geography: Rural

Gender: Male

Age: 49

Race: Unknown race

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Criminal Charges: No known charges

Mental Illness: Yes

Armed: Allegedly Armed

Weapon: gun

Threat Level: attack

Fleeing: car

Washington Post Database ID: 6486

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