Deon Kay Biography
A resident of Washington, D.C., Deon Kay was an 18-year-old black teen who was fatally shot and killed by a police officer on September 2, 2020.
Deon Kay Age
Kay was 18 years old at the time of his death on September 2, 2020.
Deon Kay Shooting
Kay met his death around 4 P.M on September 2, 2020, after an officer shot him according to the Metropolitan Police Department.
According to the department, police officers initially responded to a report of a man with a gun. They found several people in and outside the car two of whom fled on foot.
According to the report, Kay brandished a gun during the pursuit and one of the officers “discharged their firearm one time, striking the suspect”.
Deon Kay Death
After getting shot, Kay was taken to by DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Officers involved in Kay’s shooting were placed on administrative leave.
Deon Kay Mother
Kay lived in Washington, D.C with his mother. He was shot about bout a half-mile apart from his home.
After learning of her son’s shooting and eventual death, his mother, Natasha was incosolable. “They took my baby, they just took my baby from me. I need my son back, I want my son back,” she said.