Sergeant Mitch Russell and Officer Ladd Turner confronted Dominguez after he reportedly harassed his girlfriend or ex-girlfriend near Crockett Elementary School. Dominguez threatened himself and officers with a pistol during 20 minutes of negotiation. SWAT officers responded. The school was locked down. Sergeant Russell and Officer Turner shot at Dominguez. One of them struck him fatally in the chest. The Texas Ranger Division investigated. It was the first MPD use of deadly force since 1995.

ID: 2089

Victms Name: Cosme Dominguez
Age: 38
Gender: Male
Race: Hispanic/Latino

City: Midland
County: Midland
State: TX
Zip Code: 79701
Country: United States of America

Agency: Midland Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Sergeant Mitch Russell and Officer Ladd Turner confronted Dominguez after he reportedly harassed his girlfriend or ex-girlfriend near Crockett Elementary School. Dominguez threatened himself and officers with a pistol during 20 minutes of negotiation. SWAT officers responded. The school was locked down. Sergeant Russell and Officer Turner shot at Dominguez. One of them struck him fatally in the chest. The Texas Ranger Division investigated. It was the first MPD use of deadly force since 1995.

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