During questioning about an assault that happened earlier that day, Hernandez got ahold of one of the officer’s weapons, shot a round into the floor harmlessly, then pointed the gun at the officer. The other officer shot him once, fatally, in the head.

ID: 596

Victms Name: Edgar Hernandez
Age: 18
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Salt Lake City
County: Salt Lake
State: UT
Zip Code: 84111
Country: United States of America

Agency: Salt Lake City Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: During questioning about an assault that happened earlier that day, Hernandez got ahold of one of the officer’s weapons, shot a round into the floor harmlessly, then pointed the gun at the officer. The other officer shot him once, fatally, in the head.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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