Albert Morton Jr.

On February 1st, 2018 Albert Morton Jr. was killed by police at.
Incident ID 38172
Original Source(s) FatalEncounters.org
Date Created Feb 8th, 2018
Date Updated Feb 8th, 2018
Victim
Age 31
Gender Male
Race African-American/Black
Incident Location
Address 100 Hall Manor Pl
City Harrisburg
State PA
County Dauphin
Incident Details
Date February 1st, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Officer
Name -
Agency Harrisburg Police Department
Summary
Albert E. Morton Jr. was pulled over around 12:45 a.m. but took off, allegedly striking the police officer who stopped him. The officer was not injured. Around 1:30 a.m., police spotted Morton’s car, followed it, and allegedly saw the occupants toss out drugs and paraphernalia. When the car was stopped in the Hall Manor housing area, Morton was shot and killed as he accelerated toward a uniformed officer, police said.
Sources

DA: Man fatally shot by police after fleeing stop, driving at officer

http://abc27.com/2018/02/01/police-incident-in-harrisburg

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