Leonel Salinas Killed by Nampa Police Department

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Category: Police - City
Old Crime Scene Address:
204 11th Ave N
Mapping Police Violence:

Around 3:07 p.m., a Nampa officer conducted a traffic stop near the Family Dollar. During the stop, one officer got in a fight with the passenger of the vehicle and was stabbed in the face by the man. The other officer shot and killed Leonel Salinas.

Agency: Nampa Police Department

Motive: Traffic violation

Confrontation Type: Traffic Stop

Service Call: No

Body Camera: No

Official Disposition: Pending investigation

Victim Name: Leonel Salinas

Death Date: December 18, 2020

County: Canyon

Geography: Suburban

Gender: Male

Age: 34

Race: Hispanic

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Criminal Charges: No known charges

Mental Illness: No

Armed: Allegedly Armed

Weapon: knife

Threat Level: attack

Fleeing: Not fleeing

Washington Post Database ID: 6446

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