An officer conducting a traffic stop heard a shot from a nearby building, where the subject allegedly fired a round at a 14-year-old girl. The officer made contact, told the subject to put the gun down. He didn’t comply and the officer fired and killed him.

ID: 12723

Victms Name: Jermaine Meeks
Age: 20
Gender: Male
Race: African-American/Black

City: Chicago
County: Cook
State: IL
Zip Code: 60623
Country: United States of America

Agency: Chicago Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: An officer conducting a traffic stop heard a shot from a nearby building, where the subject allegedly fired a round at a 14-year-old girl. The officer made contact, told the subject to put the gun down. He didn’t comply and the officer fired and killed him.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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