Incident

12-16-2015 Iowa Burlington 1-0

Location

December 16, 2015


Burlington, Iowa
Geolocation: 40.8125, -91.1198

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Sheriff Mike Johnstone
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured

Incident Characteristics

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

Notes

Des Moines County Sheriff AD'd and shot self in hand while cleaning personal weapon at home.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 2
State Senate District: 44
State House District: 87