Fatal Encounters

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Leden Boykins

Name: Leden Boykins
Age: 12
Gender: Male
Race: African-American/Black
Date: 09/10/2021
Location: GA-92
Douglasville, Georgia, 30134
County: Paulding
Agency: Georgia State Patrol
Cause of Death: Vehicle
Intended Use of Force: Less-than-lethal force
Media summary: Troopers pulled over Charlie Moore for speeding. They said that he did not produce his driver's license. Moore allegedly drove off and began speeding again while driving recklessly, for three and a half miles along Highway 92, until troopers knocked the vehicle off the road using a police vehicle. Moore's car spun off the highway and flipped upside down. Passenger Leden Boykins was killed.
Unique ID: 30943

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