Faustino Dioso

On December 9th, 2018 Faustino Dioso was killed by police at.
Incident ID 40008
Original Source(s) FatalEncounters.org
Date Created Jan 7th, 2019
Date Updated Jan 7th, 2019
Age 50
Gender Male
Race -
Incident Location
Address 30 Bridge Court
City Staten Island
State NY
County Richmond
Incident Details
Date December 9th, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Name -
Agency -
Officers responded to a domestic dispute call and encountered an intoxicated man carrying a knife with a 10-inch blade, police said. Faustino Dioso was ordered to drop the weapon. An officer shocked him with a Taser, but it did not incapacitate Dioso. Officers fired 10 to 12 shots, killing him and wounding one of the officers.

Officer wounded as police shoot and kill knife-wielding man in Staten Island