Smith came to a Wilmington hospital for mental health treatment but fled before checking in. Encountering local police, he stole a police car and was shot in the leg. He led officers on a 16-block chase before his cruiser was blocked in. Local police shot at him 31 times. Six of those bullets struck him, fatally.

ID: 1812

Victms Name: Harry Smith III
Age: 25
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Wilmington
County: New Castle
State: DE
Zip Code: 19805
Country: United States of America

Agency: Wilmington Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Smith came to a Wilmington hospital for mental health treatment but fled before checking in. Encountering local police, he stole a police car and was shot in the leg. He led officers on a 16-block chase before his cruiser was blocked in. Local police shot at him 31 times. Six of those bullets struck him, fatally.

Symptoms of mental health: Yes

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