Police got a call of a man walking down the street acting erratically, frothing at the mouth, swinging a pole and looking into cars, police said. When the two officers arrived, they confronted the man, but he refused to stop when they ordered him to. Garcia said the man cussed at the officers and charged them. They shot him with a Taser and beat him with a baton before he died.

ID: 11773

Victms Name: Richard Karlo
Age: 44
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Denver
County: Denver
State: CO
Zip Code: 80219
Country: United States of America

Agency: Denver Police Department

Cause of Death: Tasered

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Police got a call of a man walking down the street acting erratically, frothing at the mouth, swinging a pole and looking into cars, police said. When the two officers arrived, they confronted the man, but he refused to stop when they ordered him to. Garcia said the man cussed at the officers and charged them. They shot him with a Taser and beat him with a baton before he died.

Symptoms of mental health: Yes

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