The Toll

Tracking Chattanooga's Homicides

Justified Homicides

Javario Eagle


Date: 12/12/15


Gender: Male


Age: 24


Race: Black


Time: 11:51 a.m.


Status: Killed by six police officers. Justified.

What happened:

Javario Eagle, 24, is shot to death by Chattanooga police officers after officers said Eagle, armed with a gun and a knife, endangered his 4-year-old daughter. Eagle is shot multiple times after police say he pointed a pistol at officers.

Note: Justified homicides are included in The Toll. After investigation, officials have determined that this homicide was justified.


Read more:

Police ask community for video footage of man killed by officers after endangering child
Video of Javario Eagle shooting spreads on web
Chattanooga man who was shot to death by police had marijuana in his system
Sheriff turns over results of Javario Eagle investigation to DA's office
DA releases recording of man's 911 call before he was fatally shot by police

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