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Name withheld by police

Name: Name withheld by police
Gender: Male
Race: Race unspecified
Date: 09/13/2021
Location: W. Craig Road and US-95
Las Vegas, Nevada, 89130
County: Clark
Agency: Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department
Cause of Death: Vehicle
Intended Use of Force: No
Media summary: Police responded to a restaurant for a man with a knife who was trying to start a fight with an employee. Officers made contact with the man who initially complied with their orders, then took off running, leading police on a chase. The man then jumped a freeway wall and was hit by a vehicle on U.S. 95.
Unique ID: 30956

News article: Link

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