Richard Posadas

On December 5th, 2018 Richard Posadas was killed by police at.
Incident ID 39993
Original Source(s)
Date Created Jan 7th, 2019
Date Updated Jan 7th, 2019
Age 26
Gender Male
Race Hispanic/Latino
Incident Location
Address 900 Wernli Court
City Arvin
State CA
County Kern
Incident Details
Date December 5th, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Name -
Agency -
At 1:10 a.m., officers from the Arvin Police Department responded to a report of spousal abuse. Officers made contact with a Hispanic man inside the home. The man allegedly was holding some type of stabbing object in his hand. The man ignored officers commands to drop the object and continued to advance. Officers reportedly used their Tasers to no effect and shot and killed Richard Posadas.

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