Officers … arrived to find … Pearsall wielding a knife in each fist, standing over his wife and stabbing her. The officers screamed at him to stop and sprayed him with pepper-spray. But as the Navy petty officer stabbed her once more, the officers shot and killed him. The results of a toxicology test [on Pearsall were] significant.

ID: 1147

Victms Name: Connie Pearsall
Age: 26
Gender: Male
Race: African-American/Black

City: Oak Harbor
County: Island
State: WA
Zip Code: 98277
Country: United States of America

Agency: Oak Harbor Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Officers … arrived to find … Pearsall wielding a knife in each fist, standing over his wife and stabbing her. The officers screamed at him to stop and sprayed him with pepper-spray. But as the Navy petty officer stabbed her once more, the officers shot and killed him. The results of a toxicology test [on Pearsall were] significant.

Symptoms of mental health: Drug or alcohol use

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