Robinson offered to show undercover Officers Mark Prendergast and Jimmy Cargill where to buy crack cocaine. According to witnesses, they helped Robinson, who was drunk, into their vehicle. Five minutes later, Prendergast, in the passenger seat, drew his 9mm Glock pistol and fatally shot Robinson, sitting behind the driver. Prendergast said in court that Robinson had threatened Cargill with a knife. Cargill said he did not see it. The only knife on or near Robinson was folded and inside his pocket.

ID: 114

Victms Name: Lanny Blaine Robinson
Age: 49
Gender: Male
Race: European-American/White

City: Houston
County: Harris
State: TX
Zip Code: 77017
Country: United States of America

Agency: Houston Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Robinson offered to show undercover Officers Mark Prendergast and Jimmy Cargill where to buy crack cocaine. According to witnesses, they helped Robinson, who was drunk, into their vehicle. Five minutes later, Prendergast, in the passenger seat, drew his 9mm Glock pistol and fatally shot Robinson, sitting behind the driver. Prendergast said in court that Robinson had threatened Cargill with a knife. Cargill said he did not see it. The only knife on or near Robinson was folded and inside his pocket.

Symptoms of mental health: Drug or alcohol use

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