Anovath Troy Kongvongxay

On November 5th, 2018 Anovath Troy Kongvongxay was killed by police at.
Incident ID 39854
Original Source(s)
Date Created Jan 7th, 2019
Date Updated Jan 7th, 2019
Age 48
Gender Male
Race Asian/Pacific Islander
Incident Location
Address 200 block Donavan Dr
City Spartanburg
State SC
County Spartanburg
Incident Details
Date November 5th, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Name -
Agency -
Two officers were called to a home around 3:30 p.m. The two white male officers were confronted by an Asian man allegedly acting aggressively. Anovath Kongvongxay went inside a home and picked up an ax. Bobo said Kongvongxay thought he was going to be taken to jail and approached the officers swinging the ax. One officer shot and killed him.

Sheriff's deputies shoot, kill man approaching them with ax