State troopers responding to O’Bert’s trailer park on a domestic disturbance call told him he was being arrested. He was calm. But from that point accounts vary. In the police version he disappeared inside the trailer then motioned as if he had a gun. Witnesses described him as cooperative and plainly unarmed. The state settled a $100K wrongful death suit with the family.

ID: 100

Victms Name: Richard O’Bert
Age: 47
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Pownal
County: Bennington
State: VT
Zip Code: 5261
Country: United States of America

Agency: Vermont State Police

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: State troopers responding to O’Bert’s trailer park on a domestic disturbance call told him he was being arrested. He was calm. But from that point accounts vary. In the police version he disappeared inside the trailer then motioned as if he had a gun. Witnesses described him as cooperative and plainly unarmed. The state settled a $100K wrongful death suit with the family.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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