Off-duty Cook County correctional officer Motley was inside his own home and had wounded himself with a 13-inch knife. He’d worked in corrections for 22 years. When two responding officers told Motley to drop the knife, he threatened them with it instead. He was killed with three shots to the chest.

ID: 1672

Victms Name: Donald Motley
Age: 51
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Chicago
County: Cook
State: IL
Zip Code: 60620
Country: United States of America

Agency: Chicago Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Off-duty Cook County correctional officer Motley was inside his own home and had wounded himself with a 13-inch knife. He’d worked in corrections for 22 years. When two responding officers told Motley to drop the knife, he threatened them with it instead. He was killed with three shots to the chest.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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