Edward Van McCrae

On March 30th, 2018 Edward Van McCrae was killed by police at.
Incident ID 38664
Original Source(s) FatalEncounters.org
Date Created Apr 4th, 2018
Date Updated Apr 4th, 2018
Age 60
Gender Male
Race African-American/Black
Incident Location
Address 2200 block Bowen Blvd
City Winston-Salem
State NC
County Forsyth
Incident Details
Date March 30th, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Name -
Agency -
Edward Van McCrae was in the backseat of a car when Officer D.E. McGuire initiated a traffic stop, police said. McCrae was allegedly moving suspiciously and reaching toward concealed areas of the vehicle. Police said McGuire ordered McCrae to stop and requested backup. After McCrae was removed from the vehicle, he fought with McGuire. As the two fought, a handgun allegedly was seen by McGuire, and he shot and killed McCrae. Witness's names were withheld by police.

Man fatally shot by police officer after traffic stop