The Toll

Tracking Chattanooga's Homicides

Justified Homicides

D'Kobe Jordan

Date: 5/6/2018

Gender: Male

Age: 19

Race: Black

Time: 6:26 p.m.

Status: Shooter identified

What happened:

Chattanooga police respond to a report of a person shot just before 6:30 p.m. and find 19-year-old D'Kobe Jordan dead from a gunshot wound in a parking lot. Police say investigators later determined Jordan had been threatening another man with a handgun when a third person, identified a gun carry permit holder, intervened in an effort to protect the man being threatened. Note: Justified homicides are included in The Toll. After investigation, officials have determined that this homicide was justified.

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