An Atlanta police officer returning home from an extra job shot a man to death Sunday morning while trying to break up a fight. Fortson’s mother filed a wrongful death claim against the city, but it was rejected in October.

ID: 1607

Victms Name: Anthony Fortson
Age: 29
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Atlanta
County: Fulton
State: GA
Zip Code: 30303
Country: United States of America

Agency: Atlanta Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: An Atlanta police officer returning home from an extra job shot a man to death Sunday morning while trying to break up a fight. Fortson’s mother filed a wrongful death claim against the city, but it was rejected in October.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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