Officers responded to a disturbance in a trailer, where Revill, drunk, yelled and broke windows and brandished an 18 to 20-inch sword. The officers told Revill to drop the weapon and tried to reason with him. Revill claimed to be a martial arts expert, exited the trailer and approached the officers. An officer shot him in the arm. He dropped the sword, but continued to struggle as the officers tried to subdue him and called paramedics. Revill died at a hospital.

ID: 569

Victms Name: Jacob Vincent Revill
Age: 19
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Palestine
County: Anderson
State: TX
Zip Code:
Country: United States of America

Agency: Palestine Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Officers responded to a disturbance in a trailer, where Revill, drunk, yelled and broke windows and brandished an 18 to 20-inch sword. The officers told Revill to drop the weapon and tried to reason with him. Revill claimed to be a martial arts expert, exited the trailer and approached the officers. An officer shot him in the arm. He dropped the sword, but continued to struggle as the officers tried to subdue him and called paramedics. Revill died at a hospital.

Symptoms of mental health: Drug or alcohol use

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