Stewart dashed out of an apartment during a domestic dispute call and led police on a brief foot chase, in icy conditions. Police described the unarmed Stewart lunging at them, threatening them, causing them to fatally shoot him. In a wrongful death suit his family accused the police of excessive force, wrongful death, and a cover-up.

ID: 907

Victms Name: Russell Lynn Stewart
Age: 31
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Bountiful
County: Davis
State: UT
Zip Code: 84010
Country: United States of America

Agency: Woods Cross Police Department, Davis County Sheriff’s Office

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Stewart dashed out of an apartment during a domestic dispute call and led police on a brief foot chase, in icy conditions. Police described the unarmed Stewart lunging at them, threatening them, causing them to fatally shoot him. In a wrongful death suit his family accused the police of excessive force, wrongful death, and a cover-up.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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