Yoni Cruz Martinez

On December 9th, 2018 Yoni Cruz Martinez was killed by police at.
Incident ID 40016
Original Source(s) FatalEncounters.org
Date Created Jan 7th, 2019
Date Updated Jan 7th, 2019
Age 35
Gender Male
Race Hispanic/Latino
Incident Location
Address State Rte 762 & Walker Rd
City Commercial Point
State OH
County Pickaway
Incident Details
Date December 9th, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Vehicle
Name -
Agency -
South Bloomfield Police Department were chasing Yoni Cruz Martinez, 35, in a 2014 Hyundai Elantra at a high rate of speed, when the Elantra went off the right side of the roadway and struck a tree. Martinez, who wasn't wearing a seatbelt, was killed immediately. Two other passengers, a 3-year-old child and a 4-year-old child, were critically injured in the crash. The 4-year-old, Rojer Lemus died.

UPDATE: 4-year-old dies from injuries after crash during police chase in Pickaway Co.