Incident

12-27-2014 Tennessee Memphis 0-2

Location

December 27, 2014

1800 block of Denison Street
Memphis, Tennessee
Geolocation: 35.0823, -89.9178

Participants

  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Home Invasion - Perp Does Not Know Victim
  • Name: Jordan Mitchell
  • Age: 18
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Home Invasion - Perp Does Not Know Victim
  • Name: Melvin Atkins
  • Age: 20
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Home Invasion
  • Home Invasion - subject/suspect/perpetrator killed
  • Defensive Use
  • Defensive Use - Crime occurs, victim shoots subject/suspect/perpetrator

Notes

two armed burglars shot dead by homeowner during home invasion

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown