Detandel Devon Pickens

On June 23rd, 2018 Detandel Devon Pickens was killed by police at 1200 S 9th St, Monroe, LA 71202, USA.
Incident ID 40165
Original Source(s) FatalEncounters.org
Date Created Jan 18th, 2019
Date Updated Jan 18th, 2019
Victim
Age 25
Gender Male
Race African-American/Black
Incident Location

1200 S 9th St, Monroe, LA 71202

Incident Details
Date June 23rd, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Officer
Name -
Agency -
Summary
Police said a man was stabbed while trying to intervene in an aggravated assault on a woman by Detandel Devon Pickens. Police arrived and found Pickens holding two knives to a woman's neck. Police ordered him to drop the knives, then used a Taser to try and incapacitate him, but that did not stop Pickens, and police shot and killed him.
Sources

LSP investigate officer-involved fatal shooting

https://www.arklatexhomepage.com/news/local-news/lsp-investigate-officer-involved-fatal-shooting/1260606360

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