Dequane Rayshun Williams

On December 12th, 2018 Dequane Rayshun Williams was killed by police at.
Incident ID 40033
Original Source(s)
Date Created Jan 7th, 2019
Date Updated Jan 7th, 2019
Age 22
Gender Male
Race African-American/Black
Incident Location
Address 160 Fairmont Rd
City Sparta
State GA
County Hancock
Incident Details
Date December 12th, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Name -
Agency -
Around 6:15 p.m., deputies stopped a vehicle. Passenger Dequane Rayshun Williams got out of the vehicle, and a deputy recognized him as having an active arrest warrant. Williams fled. A Hancock County deputy and a Georgia State Patrol Trooper ran after Williams, who allegedly pointed a pistol toward a deputy. The trooper "made brief physical contact with Williams and shortly thereafter, Williams’ weapon discharged multiple times, striking Williams."

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