Barrett fired his pistol into the seat of his vehicle, injuring himself. Officers working extra jobs as security guards responded to the sound. Barrett ignored their orders to drop his pistol as he left his vehicle. He shot at the officers as he fled. Barrett swam across Buffalo Bayou, and lifted himself out of the water still armed. Officers told him to drop his weapon again, then fatally shot him.

ID: 1349

Victms Name: Michael Richard Barrett
Age: 26
Gender: Male
Race: European-American/White

City: Houston
County: Harris
State: TX
Zip Code: 77002
Country: United States of America

Agency: Houston Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Barrett fired his pistol into the seat of his vehicle, injuring himself. Officers working extra jobs as security guards responded to the sound. Barrett ignored their orders to drop his pistol as he left his vehicle. He shot at the officers as he fled. Barrett swam across Buffalo Bayou, and lifted himself out of the water still armed. Officers told him to drop his weapon again, then fatally shot him.

Symptoms of mental health:

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