Police attention was drawn to an unregistered Buick with four people in it because of minor traffic violations. Torres was a passenger and one of four people in the car. Before the traffic stop police saw a pistol thrown out of the car — they later recovered a .22 — and during the stop Torres made movements the police found suspicious and threatening. He was shot once in the head.

ID: 716

Victms Name: Alfred Torres
Age: 23
Gender: Male
Race: Hispanic/Latino

City: Providence
County: Providence
State: RI
Zip Code: 2903
Country: United States of America

Agency: Rhode Island State Police

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Police attention was drawn to an unregistered Buick with four people in it because of minor traffic violations. Torres was a passenger and one of four people in the car. Before the traffic stop police saw a pistol thrown out of the car — they later recovered a .22 — and during the stop Torres made movements the police found suspicious and threatening. He was shot once in the head.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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