Timestamp8/20/14 14:37
Date Searched19-Aug-14
StateIL - Illinois
Agency NameChicago Police Department
Victim NameDarius Cole-Garrit
Victim's Age21
Victim's GenderMale
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
WeaponOther Gun
SummaryFrom the link: Someone had earlier called police about an armed man on a bike, according to a preliminary statement from the Chicago Police Department. When officers trained a spotlight on the man, he pointed a gun at their unmarked squad car, according to Pat Camden, a police union spokesman. An officer jumped out of the squad car and chased the man, who jumped off the bike and began to run, authorities said. The man pointed a gun toward officers and police shot him, according to the police department's statement. The man died on the scene, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner's office. No officers were injured. He was identified as Darius Cole-Garrit of the 13200 block of South Forrestville Avenue. Police said a semiautomatic handgun was found at the scene.
Source Linkhttp://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/chi-1-dead-in-policeinvolved-shooting-on-far-south-side-20140819-story.html
County StateCook IL - Illinois
City StateChicago IL - Illinois