Edwards was shot four times in the chest and arms by police on a Bronx subway train after he broke free and slashed a police lieutenant with a kitchen knife. Police defended the fatal shooting, saying cops followed procedure and tried everything short of lethal force to subdue him.

ID: 1208

Victms Name: Kedrian Edwards
Age: 19
Gender: Male
Race: African-American/Black

City: NYC
County: Bronx
State: NY
Zip Code: 10460
Country: United States of America

Agency: City of New York Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Edwards was shot four times in the chest and arms by police on a Bronx subway train after he broke free and slashed a police lieutenant with a kitchen knife. Police defended the fatal shooting, saying cops followed procedure and tried everything short of lethal force to subdue him.

Symptoms of mental health: Yes

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