Jose Alvarez, 23

Temple Hills, Maryland
September 17, 2018

Agencies: Prince George's County Police Department

Cause of death: Shooting

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Police say an officer tried to talk to Alvarez while responding to a report of a man stealing from a car in Temple Hills, but Alvarez ran. He was found hiding nearby and struggled with officers.

Police say he pulled out a gun and one officer got a hand on the gun. Police say Alvarez fired twice and Keifline fired once, striking Alvarez, who died. The officer who grabbed the gun was injured on his hand.