According to DPD, policeman David Kattner approached Sinning, whom he thought was suspicious, by vehicle. Sinning drove away. Kattner pursued, then found Sinning on foot. Sinning disobeyed Kattner’s orders. A struggle followed. Sinning fled, drew a 9mm pistol with a filed-off serial number and threatened himself, then Kattner. Kattner shot Sinning. Sinning, on the ground, shot himself. According to DPD, the Dallas Medical Examiner determined that the fatal shot was self-inflicted. Kattner shot himself 11 years later, at the rank of Senior Corporal, after Shanna Lopez and others accused him of extensive brutality against civilians.

ID: 2326

Victms Name: Kevin Sinning
Age: 26
Gender: Male
Race: European-American/White

City: Dallas
County: Dallas
State: TX
Zip Code: 75219
Country: United States of America

Agency: Dallas Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: According to DPD, policeman David Kattner approached Sinning, whom he thought was suspicious, by vehicle. Sinning drove away. Kattner pursued, then found Sinning on foot. Sinning disobeyed Kattner’s orders. A struggle followed. Sinning fled, drew a 9mm pistol with a filed-off serial number and threatened himself, then Kattner. Kattner shot Sinning. Sinning, on the ground, shot himself. According to DPD, the Dallas Medical Examiner determined that the fatal shot was self-inflicted. Kattner shot himself 11 years later, at the rank of Senior Corporal, after Shanna Lopez and others accused him of extensive brutality against civilians.

Symptoms of mental health: Yes

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