Incident

12-16-2015 Tennessee Elizabethton 2-1

Location

December 16, 2015

433 Dry Hollow Road
Elizabethton, Tennessee
Geolocation: 36.3917, -82.0823

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Deputy Jenna Markland
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Brandy Hyder
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Kelly Lee Pitts
  • Age: 39
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer shot
  • Under the influence of alcohol or drugs (only applies to the subject/suspect/perpetrator )

Notes

Stoney Creek area, deputy and woman shot when intoxicated man fired from home, shots exchanged, suspect captured next day in nearby cave, 2 rifles and 2 pistols

Guns Involved

4 guns involved.

  • Type: 7.62 [AK-47]
  • Stolen: Unknown
  • Type: Rifle
  • Stolen: Unknown
  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown
  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 1
State Senate District: 4
State House District: 4