When police found Mahir Al-Hakim hours after he had left a mental health facility, he aimed what turned out to be a pellet gun at officers and was shot. An autopsy found alcohol and prescription drugs in his system.
When police found Mahir Al-Hakim hours after he had left a mental health facility, he aimed what turned out to be a pellet gun at officers and was shot. An autopsy found alcohol and prescription drugs in his system. Courtesy of Mahir Al-Hakim’s family
When police found Mahir Al-Hakim hours after he had left a mental health facility, he aimed what turned out to be a pellet gun at officers and was shot. An autopsy found alcohol and prescription drugs in his system. Courtesy of Mahir Al-Hakim’s family

People killed by police often are not rational

December 31, 2015 4:18 PM