Daunte Demetrius Wright’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

October 27, 2000

Death Date

Apr 11, 2021

Age of Death

20 years

Cause of Death

Gunshot Wound

Daunte Demetrius Wright died at the age of 20. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Biracial black man who became known after he was shot and killed by police officer Kim Potter. The officer was attempting to arrest him for an outstanding warrant and a struggle ensued. He was shot at close range. Two days after his death, Officer Potter and police chief Tim Gannon resigned from their respective jobs. 

At the time of his death, he had a son who was nearly two years old. He was the son of Katie and Aubrey Wright.

How did Daunte Demetrius Wright die?

On April 11, 2021, Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old Black man, was fatally shot by police officer Kimberly Potter during a traffic stop and attempted arrest for an outstanding arrest warrant in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, United States. After a brief struggle with officers, Wright was shot once in the chest at close range.