According to the Argus Leader: Deputies responded to the home of James Anderson after he reported his son Justin was out of control and threatening to harm himself. He barricaded himself in his parent’s home and attempts to negotiate were unsuccessful. He told negotiators he wanted to kill a cop. He fired at least nine rounds. Marc Black fired one shot through a glass door, hitting Justin in the abdomen.

ID: 2247

Victms Name: Justin James Anderson
Age: 26
Gender: Male
Race: European-American/White

City: Rapid City
County: Pennington
State: SD
Zip Code: 57703
Country: United States of America

Agency: Rapid City Police Department/Pennington County Sheriff’s Department Special Response Team

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: According to the Argus Leader: Deputies responded to the home of James Anderson after he reported his son Justin was out of control and threatening to harm himself. He barricaded himself in his parent’s home and attempts to negotiate were unsuccessful. He told negotiators he wanted to kill a cop. He fired at least nine rounds. Marc Black fired one shot through a glass door, hitting Justin in the abdomen.

Symptoms of mental health: Yes

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