Police were called because Washington was off her mental illness meds. Washington was shot five times when she struck a policeman with a candlestick.

ID: 11753

Victms Name: Denise Michelle Washington
Age: 30
Gender: Female
Race: African-American/Black

City: Aurora
County: Denver
State: CO
Zip Code: 80247
Country: United States of America

Agency: Aurora Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Police were called because Washington was off her mental illness meds. Washington was shot five times when she struck a policeman with a candlestick.

Symptoms of mental health: Yes

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