When an officer approached Dao after a traffic stop, he said he had a gun and would shoot. The officer called for backup. When more officers arrived, Dao exited his vehicle and threatened to shoot them. He reached into his clothing and simulated pointing a weapon. He was shot and killed. No weapon was found.

ID: 483

Victms Name: Kinh Quoc Dao
Age: 29
Gender: Male
Race: Asian

City: Valley Glen
County: Los Angeles
State: CA
Zip Code: 91606
Country: United States of America

Agency: Los Angeles Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: When an officer approached Dao after a traffic stop, he said he had a gun and would shoot. The officer called for backup. When more officers arrived, Dao exited his vehicle and threatened to shoot them. He reached into his clothing and simulated pointing a weapon. He was shot and killed. No weapon was found.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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