Smith’s wife called 911 and said her husband had assaulted her. Police arrived at Smith’s apartment and ordered him to the floor. They said Smith refused and came at them. Two officers shocked him with Tasers. They arrested him and put him in a patrol car where he went into cardiac arrest.

ID: 2328

Victms Name: Willie Smith
Age: 48
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Auburn
County: Pierce
State: WA
Zip Code: 98391
Country: United States of America

Agency: Auburn Police Department

Cause of Death: Tasered

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Smith’s wife called 911 and said her husband had assaulted her. Police arrived at Smith’s apartment and ordered him to the floor. They said Smith refused and came at them. Two officers shocked him with Tasers. They arrested him and put him in a patrol car where he went into cardiac arrest.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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