Taylor had received some kind of mental health treatment around noon but he was still threatening violence. The state DOC’s probation and parole office requested help from the city and county. This resulted in a brief confrontation with the mentally ill Taylor striking out with kitchen knives, and the county deputy shooting him once in the stomach. He died days later.

ID: 1447

Victms Name: Tony Lee Taylor
Age: 22
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Price
County: Carbon
State: UT
Zip Code: 84501
Country: United States of America

Agency: Utah Department of Corrections, Price City Police Department, Carbon County Sheriff’s Office

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Taylor had received some kind of mental health treatment around noon but he was still threatening violence. The state DOC’s probation and parole office requested help from the city and county. This resulted in a brief confrontation with the mentally ill Taylor striking out with kitchen knives, and the county deputy shooting him once in the stomach. He died days later.

Symptoms of mental health: Yes

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