Incident

8-29-2015 Texas Tyler 4-6

Location

August 29, 2015

Bunny's Truck Stop
638 ENE Loop 323
Tyler, Texas
Geolocation: 32.3899, -95.2897

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Laprida Shears
  • Age: 25
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Damonte Shears
  • Age: 26
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Bertram Amie
  • Age: 30
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Romel Johnson
  • Age: 19
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: D’Mio “Duck” Ingram
  • Age: 24
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: DeKaylen Kaine Daniels
  • Age: 20
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Lamond Demarcus “TuTu” Martin
  • Age: 21
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Aaron “Fifty” Blankenship
  • Age: 21
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Tyson Dixon
  • Age: 21
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Phillip Potts
  • Age: 32
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Mass Shooting (4+ victims injured or killed excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator, one location)
  • Shootout (where VENN diagram of shooters and victims overlap)
  • Gang involvement

Notes

Two gangs involved in this shooting. Martin is jailed for other charges from months earlier.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 223 Rem [AR-15]
  • Stolen: Unknown

Sources

District

Congressional District: 1
State Senate District: 1
State House District: 6