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George Nkencho

(Ireland) George Nkencho was 27 years old and suffering from mental health. He was introverted and mainly stayed secluded at home. Nkencho was in a retail store and got into a confrontation with a staff member. Nkencho punched the staff person and fled the store. He walked to his house armed with a knife when his sister opened the door for him. When Nkencho’s sister opened the door, gardai, members of the Irish police force, surrounded Nkencho. After ushering the sister inside, Nkencho was fatally shot by the police.

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