Kerry D. Blake Jr.

On December 30th, 2018 Kerry D. Blake Jr. was killed by police at.
Incident ID 40121
Original Source(s) FatalEncounters.org
Date Created Jan 7th, 2019
Date Updated Jan 7th, 2019
Victim
Age 44
Gender Male
Race African-American/Black
Incident Location
Address 1126 Green St
City Rockford
State IL
County Winnebago
Incident Details
Date December 30th, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Officer
Name -
Agency -
Summary
Kerry D. Blake Jr. allegedly carjacked a car with children inside. He released the children then fled to a home where a standoff with police began. He was shot and killed when police entered the home. He had reportedly threatened police with an iron bar and a sword. Blake's family said he suffered from schizophrenia, but it was not reported whether police were aware of his medical issues upon arrival.
Sources

UPDATE: Rockford police identify suspect killed in standoff

https://www.wifr.com/content/news/Suspect-killed-in-police-stand-off-officer-injured-503699181.html

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