Stephen Clark was fatally shot by Sacremento Police on Sunday March 18, 2018. He was carrying a cell phone which police mistook for a "tool bar." Sacramento police fatally shot a 22-year-old black man holding a cell phone that was mistaken for a weapon.
Stephon Clark was in the backyard of the home he shared with his grandparents and some of his siblings when he was killed, Clark’s brother told the Sacramento Bee.
The police department said officers were responding to a report that someone was breaking car windows nearby.