Harold Thompson

On January 5th, 2019 Harold Thompson was killed by police at.
Incident ID 40151
Original Source(s) FatalEncounters.org
Date Created Jan 10th, 2019
Date Updated Jan 10th, 2019
Age 81
Gender Male
Race -
Incident Location
Address 119 Baber St
City Union
State SC
County Union
Incident Details
Date January 5th, 2019
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Name -
Agency -
Deputies responded to a home around 9:45 p.m., in reference to a man firing his gun into the air. When deputies arrived, they spoke to the 9-1-1 caller who said that Harold Thompson fired his gun into the air after their dog started barking at him. Police broke into the home, and Thompson reportedly came out of the back bedroom with a firearm, pointing the firearm at the deputies. Thompson allegedly shot at deputies before he was shot and killed.

Deputies fatally shoot 81-year-old Upstate man when he fires shot at them, sheriff says