Police were called to the victim’s home on a domestic disturbance by Goodall’s mother. She wanted help admitting Goodall to a hospital ward, as he was recovering from depression and substance abuse. According to police, he was holding a steak knife when they arrived, and refused to put it down. He is said to have lunged at an officer, who then shot him three times.

ID: 820

Victms Name: Myron Goodall
Age: 27
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Dolton
County: Cook
State: IL
Zip Code: 60419
Country: United States of America

Agency: Dolton Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Police were called to the victim’s home on a domestic disturbance by Goodall’s mother. She wanted help admitting Goodall to a hospital ward, as he was recovering from depression and substance abuse. According to police, he was holding a steak knife when they arrived, and refused to put it down. He is said to have lunged at an officer, who then shot him three times.

Symptoms of mental health: Yes

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