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Rexford Dasrath, 22
Brooklyn, New York
November 18, 2013

Agencies: New York Police Department NYPD

Last updated: almost 2 years ago

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Police were called to 902 Hart St. yesterday for a dispute between a tenant and landlord. When officers arrived, they say 22-year-old Rexford Dasrath banged on the police cruiser's window.

Officers say they got out of the car, and the suspect lunged at them with a knife. One officer pulled out a gun and asked Dasrath to put the knife down. When he refused, the officer fatally shot him.

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