Nathaniel Sassafras

On September 23rd, 2018 Nathaniel Sassafras was killed by police at.
Incident ID 39721
Original Source(s)
Date Created Jan 7th, 2019
Date Updated Jan 7th, 2019
Age 29
Gender Male
Race African-American/Black
Incident Location
Address 800 block Vine St
City Baltimore
State MD
County Baltimore City
Incident Details
Date September 23rd, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Name -
Agency -
About 6:30 p.m., Nathaniel Sassafras shot and injured officer Phillip Lippe before being shot and killed. Lippe and his partner were in the neighborhood for a “crime suppression initiative.” Few details were immediately released as to what precipitated the killing.

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