Incident

4-23-2017 Rhode Island Central Falls 1-1

Location

April 23, 2017

4 King St
Central Falls, Rhode Island
Geolocation: 41.888, -71.3902

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Mael Vasquez
  • Age: 20
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Maurice Botelho
  • Age: 43
  • 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 - Victim stops crime
  • Defensive Use - Crime occurs, victim shoots subject/suspect/perpetrator
  • Defensive Use - Stand Your Ground/Castle Doctrine established
  • ATF/LE Confiscation/Raid/Arrest
  • Criminal act with stolen gun
  • Possession (gun(s) found during commission of other crimes)
  • Stolen/Illegally owned gun{s} recovered during arrest/warrant

Notes

vic shot and killed intruder w/ stolen gun, release on bond

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Stolen

District

Congressional District: 1
State Senate District: 16
State House District: 56