Deputy Mark Polk and Crossland’s probation officer, Officer Melinda Hieber, tried to arrest Crossland for parole violation. Crossland tried to take Deputy Polk’s gun. Deputy Polk shot at Crossland twice, striking him once in the head and killing him.

ID: 1877

Victms Name: Roger Lee Crossland
Age: 19
Gender: Male
Race: European-American/White

City: Kilgore
County: Gregg
State: TX
Zip Code: 75662
Country: United States of America

Agency: Gregg County Sheriff’s Office

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Deputy Mark Polk and Crossland’s probation officer, Officer Melinda Hieber, tried to arrest Crossland for parole violation. Crossland tried to take Deputy Polk’s gun. Deputy Polk shot at Crossland twice, striking him once in the head and killing him.

Symptoms of mental health:

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