Police responded to a disturbance call outside a 7-Eleven. When they arrived, they approached three people in a vehicle. As the men got out of the car, police say one of them reached for a gun in his waistband. An officer grabbed it, but the two struggled over the weapon. Another officer got out a Taser, but the suspect got a hold of that, and used it on the officers. That‰Ûªs when one of the officers shot and killed Larue.

ID: 11772

Victms Name: James Larue
Age: 19
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Colorado Springs
County: El Paso
State: CO
Zip Code: 80903
Country: United States of America

Agency: Colorado Springs Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Police responded to a disturbance call outside a 7-Eleven. When they arrived, they approached three people in a vehicle. As the men got out of the car, police say one of them reached for a gun in his waistband. An officer grabbed it, but the two struggled over the weapon. Another officer got out a Taser, but the suspect got a hold of that, and used it on the officers. That‰Ûªs when one of the officers shot and killed Larue.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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