Incident

12-01-2014 Tennessee Knoxville 1-0

Location

December 01, 2014

4600 block of Jay Way
Knoxville, Tennessee
Geolocation: 35.9527, -83.9864

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Officer Bill McMahen
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer shot

Notes

West Knoxville, off-duty police officer accidentally shot himself removing his personal off-duty weapon from his cruiser

District

Congressional District: 2
State Senate District: 6
State House District: 13