Charles D. "Chop Chop" Roundtree Jr.

On October 17th, 2018 Charles D. "Chop Chop" Roundtree Jr. was killed by police at.
Incident ID 39786
Original Source(s) FatalEncounters.org
Date Created Jan 7th, 2019
Date Updated Jan 7th, 2019
Victim
Age 18
Gender Male
Race African-American/Black
Incident Location
Address 217 Roberts St
City San Antonio
State TX
County Bexar
Incident Details
Date October 17th, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Officer
Name -
Agency -
Summary
Officer Steve Casanova shot and killed Charles Roundtree when Casanova was trying to kill someone else. A 24-year-old witness who was also shot by the officer said the officer walked into an open door without identifying himself. The witness may have feared for his life when he allegedly pulled a gun when the officer came into the house uninvited. Police came to the house because of a reported assault and also shot and killed a family dog.
Sources

SAPD: Teen accidentally killed when officer fires at armed man

https://www.ksat.com/news/sapd-investigating-whether-man-shot-by-officer-reached-for-his-own-weapon

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