At 3 a.m. Biello’s mother called for police, afraid that Biello might hurt himself with a knife. Four local police entered the mobile home and killed the 17-year-old with two gunshots to the chest. The knife had been a paring knife.

ID: 340

Victms Name: Charles Biello
Age: 17
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Whittier
County: Jackson
State: NC
Zip Code: 28789
Country: United States of America

Agency: Cherokee Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: At 3 a.m. Biello’s mother called for police, afraid that Biello might hurt himself with a knife. Four local police entered the mobile home and killed the 17-year-old with two gunshots to the chest. The knife had been a paring knife.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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