Deputies responded to reports of elderly Holiday standing in her front yard firing a weapon. She had a history of schizophrenia and a history of toying with her weapons when off her meds. When deputies tried to coax her out of her house, she fired on them, and they ended up returning fire and killing her.

ID: 2122

Victms Name: Annie Holiday
Age: 78
Gender: Female
Race: African-American/Black

City: Cherokee
County: Colbert
State: AL
Zip Code: 35616
Country: United States of America

Agency: Colbert County Sheriff’s Office

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Deputies responded to reports of elderly Holiday standing in her front yard firing a weapon. She had a history of schizophrenia and a history of toying with her weapons when off her meds. When deputies tried to coax her out of her house, she fired on them, and they ended up returning fire and killing her.

Symptoms of mental health: Yes

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