Officers patrolling the Seth Low housing project observed Nixon firing a handgun, possibly into the air for New Years Eve. According to the officers Nixon fired on them; they fired back and killed him. He’d been named in an officer-involved shooting three years prior.

ID: 1420

Victms Name: Jamal Nixon
Age: 19
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Brooklyn
County: Kings
State: NY
Zip Code: 11212
Country: United States of America

Agency: City of New York Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Officers patrolling the Seth Low housing project observed Nixon firing a handgun, possibly into the air for New Years Eve. According to the officers Nixon fired on them; they fired back and killed him. He’d been named in an officer-involved shooting three years prior.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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