Officer Daniel Sperry shot Bruce A. Graham four times after Graham lit a fire in a parking lot adjacent to the Cripple Creek police building. Sperry spotted Graham spraying a liquid that smelled like gasoline toward the ground and toward the rear of some police cruisers. A day earlier, Cripple Creek police had arrested Graham for driving under the influence of alcohol.

ID: 356

Victms Name: Bruce A. Graham
Age: 67
Gender: Male
Race: European-American/White

City: Cripple Creek
County: Teller
State: CO
Zip Code: 80813
Country: United States of America

Agency: Cripple Creek Police

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Officer Daniel Sperry shot Bruce A. Graham four times after Graham lit a fire in a parking lot adjacent to the Cripple Creek police building. Sperry spotted Graham spraying a liquid that smelled like gasoline toward the ground and toward the rear of some police cruisers. A day earlier, Cripple Creek police had arrested Graham for driving under the influence of alcohol.

Symptoms of mental health: Drug or alcohol use

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