Quinntin Andrew Castro

On December 9th, 2018 Quinntin Andrew Castro was killed by police at.
Incident ID 40011
Original Source(s) FatalEncounters.org
Date Created Jan 7th, 2019
Date Updated Jan 7th, 2019
Age 35
Gender Male
Race -
Incident Location
Address 7500 Tulare Ave
City Tulare
State CA
County Tulare
Incident Details
Date December 9th, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Name -
Agency -
Around 7 p.m., police tried to pull over a vehicle with three people inside. Police withheld details as to what prompted the traffic stop or where it started. The driver fled, and police chased the vehicle. Gunfire was exchanged, and one officer was shot in the arm and torso. As gunfire was being exchanged, a police dog was shot and killed. Quinntin Andrew Castro was shot and killed, and 28-year-old Rosa Cuevas was seriously wounded. A third person was caught, and initially accused of shooting at police and killing the dog. Undisclosed evidence showed the man did not fire any shots.

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