Officers responded to a call that Baralla was lunging toward passing cars at the intersection of Routt Avenue and Polk Street. Witnesses gave conflicting accounts about the amount of force used by police on Baralla. He had been handcuffed, pepper-sprayed and shocked twice with a taser, according to police. He was dead on arrival at St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center.

ID: 11712

Victms Name: Richard Baralla
Age: 36
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Pueblo
County: Pueblo
State: CO
Zip Code: 81004
Country: United States of America

Agency: Pueblo Police Department

Cause of Death: Tasered

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Officers responded to a call that Baralla was lunging toward passing cars at the intersection of Routt Avenue and Polk Street. Witnesses gave conflicting accounts about the amount of force used by police on Baralla. He had been handcuffed, pepper-sprayed and shocked twice with a taser, according to police. He was dead on arrival at St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center.

Symptoms of mental health:

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