Royce Leon Sedotal Jr.

On September 19th, 2018 Royce Leon Sedotal Jr. was killed by police at.
Incident ID 39711
Original Source(s) FatalEncounters.org
Date Created Jan 7th, 2019
Date Updated Jan 7th, 2019
Victim
Age 49
Gender Male
Race -
Incident Location
Address 300 block Waco St
City League City
State TX
County Galveston
Incident Details
Date September 19th, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Officer
Name -
Agency -
Summary
Royce Leon Sedotal Jr. had escaped custody after officers responded to a disturbance call involving an assault at his home. League City police officers searched for Sedotal unsuccessfully until making contact with a female occupant at his house the following day. The officers found Sedotal hiding in a closet. Sedotal had escaped custody while still handcuffed but was no longer handcuffed when killed at his home. Sedotal was ordered to come out of the closet, but he allegedly threatened the officers with a folding utility knife. Officer Shane Yount shot and killed Sedotal.
Sources

League City Police releases name of officer who shot and killed man while executing warrant

https://www.lmtonline.com/local/article/League-City-Police-Department-releases-name-of-13245172.php

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