Steven Jesse Dylan Thompson Killed by Barrow County Sheriff's Office, Auburn Police Department

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A deputy attempted a traffic stop after Thompson had reportedly ran a stop sign. The deputy found Thompson had a warrant out for his arrest, and a chase ensued. Thompson eventually crashed the vehicle, and reportedly refused to exit the car but was holding a gun. Officers got closer and claim Thompson threatened to shoot himself. Thompson then ran into a home and watched officers from a window. Police claim Thompson eventually began firing at them, and officer returned fire, killing Thompson.

Agency: Barrow County Sheriff's Office, Auburn Police Department

Motive: traffic stop

Confrontation Type: Traffic Stop

Service Call: No

Body Camera: no

Official Disposition: Pending investigation

Victim Name: Steven Jesse Dylan Thompson

Death Date: June 24, 2021

County: Barrow

Gender: Male

Age: 29

Race: Unknown race

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Criminal Charges: No known charges

Mental Illness: No

Armed: Allegedly Armed

Weapon: gun

Threat Level: other

Fleeing: car

Washington Post Database ID: 6987

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