An attempt in southeast Las Vegas to get a man committed to a psychiatric facility turns violent when the man comes at police with a knife. Las Vegas officers are unable to subdue David Michael Herrera, 27, with a beanbag gun and pepper spray, leading one to shoot.

ID: 448

Victms Name: David Michael Herrera
Age: 27
Gender: Male
Race: Hispanic/Latino

City: Las Vegas
County: Clark
State: NV
Zip Code: 89120
Country: United States of America

Agency: Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: An attempt in southeast Las Vegas to get a man committed to a psychiatric facility turns violent when the man comes at police with a knife. Las Vegas officers are unable to subdue David Michael Herrera, 27, with a beanbag gun and pepper spray, leading one to shoot.

Symptoms of mental health: Yes

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