Suspect in an armed robbery and car theft, Apodaca ran, hid, and ambushed pursuing officers in a 10 p.m. standoff. He wounded one of the police in the upper thigh. Apodaca died in an exchange of gunfire. Only later did officials determine his fatal wound had been self-inflicted.

ID: 1997

Victms Name: Robert Apodaca
Age: 30
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Ogden
County: Weber
State: UT
Zip Code: 84401
Country: United States of America

Agency: Roy Police Department, Ogden Police Department, Weber County Sheriff’s Office

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Suspect in an armed robbery and car theft, Apodaca ran, hid, and ambushed pursuing officers in a 10 p.m. standoff. He wounded one of the police in the upper thigh. Apodaca died in an exchange of gunfire. Only later did officials determine his fatal wound had been self-inflicted.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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