Rhonda Thomas

On December 11th, 2018 Rhonda Thomas was killed by police at.
Incident ID 40028
Original Source(s) FatalEncounters.org
Date Created Jan 7th, 2019
Date Updated Jan 7th, 2019
Age 56
Gender Female
Race -
Incident Location
Address 607 Gladiolus Drive
City Jonesboro
State AR
County Craighead
Incident Details
Date December 11th, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Name -
Agency -
An apartment maintenance employee went to an apartment to check the wellbeing of Brenda Thomas, as she had not been heard from in some time. While attempting to enter the apartment, Thomas shot and wounded him. Police shot tear gas into the apartment, but Thomas did not respond. Police sent in a dog to attack Thomas, but she defended herself. Officers then entered the apartment, and Thomas began firing on the officers, who shot and killed her.

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