Incident

8-21-2017 North Carolina Whitakers 4-1

Location

August 21, 2017

Glenview Community
980 Fishing Creek Rd
Whitakers, North Carolina

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: James Harris
  • Age: 88
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Janice Harris
  • Age: 72
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: James Whitley
  • Age: 76
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Peggy Whitley
  • Age: 67
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Matthew Lewis Simms
  • Age: 25
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Home Invasion
  • Home Invasion - Resident killed
  • Mass Murder (4+ deceased victims excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator , one location)
  • Mass Shooting (4+ victims injured or killed excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator, one location)
  • Gang involvement

Notes

Halifax Co, fishing community, shot during card game, ages 50-75

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown