In Salem, police shot and killed burglary suspect James Brian Bartell, 37, after they say he drew a gun on them during a confrontation early on February 10. Officers Rob McCracken and Tom Johnson were cleared by a grand jury in shooting Bartell, a former corrections employee with psychological problems (Salem Statesman-Journal February 28).

ID: 2068

Victms Name: James Brian Bartell
Age: 37
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Salem
County: Marion
State: OR
Zip Code: 97302
Country: United States of America

Agency: Salem Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: In Salem, police shot and killed burglary suspect James Brian Bartell, 37, after they say he drew a gun on them during a confrontation early on February 10. Officers Rob McCracken and Tom Johnson were cleared by a grand jury in shooting Bartell, a former corrections employee with psychological problems (Salem Statesman-Journal February 28).

Symptoms of mental health: Yes

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