Thomas Watkins

On September 12th, 2018 Thomas Watkins was killed by police at.
Incident ID 39670
Original Source(s) FatalEncounters.org
Date Created Jan 7th, 2019
Date Updated Jan 7th, 2019
Victim
Age 38
Gender Male
Race African-American/Black
Incident Location
Address 600 block New Jersey St
City Gary
State IN
County Lake
Incident Details
Date September 12th, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Officer
Name -
Agency -
Summary
Just before 6 a.m., officers responded to a call about a suspicious vehicle in the driveway of an abandoned home, police said. When an officer approached the vehicle, Thomas Watkins allegedly fired at least one shot at the officer, who shot and killed him.
Sources

Man shot to death by Gary police after firing at officers

https://chicago.suntimes.com/crime/man-shot-to-death-by-gary-police-after-firing-at-officers

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