Police approached Hamilton as he crossed school grounds in the middle evening. Hamilton avoided them, then stepped as if to approach, then ran. Officers believed he drew a weapon, and fatally shot him. At least one witness expressed shock at the officers’ conduct.

ID: 1942

Victms Name: Darryl Hamilton
Age: 18
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Chicago
County: Cook
State: IL
Zip Code: 60637
Country: United States of America

Agency: Chicago Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Police approached Hamilton as he crossed school grounds in the middle evening. Hamilton avoided them, then stepped as if to approach, then ran. Officers believed he drew a weapon, and fatally shot him. At least one witness expressed shock at the officers’ conduct.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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