Woman shot by officer at Aberdeen Townhomes Tuesday pronounced dead


GREENSBORO, N.C. — The woman shot by an officer at Aberdeen Townhomes in Greensboro has died, according to police.

Chieu-di Thi Vo, 47, was shot by Officer T.J. Bloch on Tuesday afternoon after she allegedly advanced at him with a knife. Bloch was responding to a dispute between Vo and another woman.

Following the shooting, Bloch requested EMS and began performing first aid on her. She was transported to Moses Cone Hospital.

Vo was pronounced dead at Moses Cone Hospital at approximately 1 p.m. Thursday.

The North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation has been requested to conduct the criminal investigation from this point forward.

That investigation will be reviewed with the Guilford County District Attorney.

The Greensboro Police Department’s Professional Standards Division will continue their investigation to determine compliance with departmental policies.

Bloch, who joined the department in 2008, will remain on administrative duty while the investigation is ongoing.


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