According to DPD, officers from Irving asked for help as they chased Bannister into Dallas by vehicle. Dallas officers joined the chase. Bannister stopped his vehicle, exited and pointed a shotgun at the officers. DPD Officer Byron Guynn shot at Bannister seven times. Bannister died on the scene.

ID: 1550

Victms Name: James Bannister
Age: 36
Gender: Male
Race: European-American/White

City: Dallas
County: Dallas
State: TX
Zip Code: 75254
Country: United States of America

Agency: Dallas Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: According to DPD, officers from Irving asked for help as they chased Bannister into Dallas by vehicle. Dallas officers joined the chase. Bannister stopped his vehicle, exited and pointed a shotgun at the officers. DPD Officer Byron Guynn shot at Bannister seven times. Bannister died on the scene.

Symptoms of mental health: Drug or alcohol use

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