Decynthia S. Clements

On March 12th, 2018 Decynthia S. Clements was killed by police at.
Incident ID 38499
Original Source(s)
Date Created Mar 15th, 2018
Date Updated Mar 15th, 2018
Age 34
Gender Female
Race African-American/Black
Incident Location
Address I-90 and IL-25
City Elgin
State IL
County Kane
Incident Details
Date March 12th, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Name -
Agency -
Decynthia Clements was pulled over by an Elgin police officer on I-90, about 12:35 a.m. but refused to exit her SUV. She allegedly displayed a knife as officers attempted to persuade her to leave the vehicle. When they saw the interior of the SUV was on fire, they tried to pull her from the vehicle. She was shot and killed by Lt. Christian Jensen.

Elgin cop fatally shoots woman armed with knife on I-90, officials say