Incident

9-24-2017 Tennessee Antioch 8-1

Location

September 24, 2017

Burnette Chapel Church
3890 Pin Hook Rd
Antioch, Tennessee
Geolocation: 36.0465, -86.583

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Melanie Smith
  • Age: 39
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Peggy Spann
  • Age: 65
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Linda Bush
  • Age: 68
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Marlene Jenkins
  • Age: 84
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Rev. David Joseph Spann
  • Age: 65
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: William Jenkins
  • Age: 83
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Katherine Dickerson
  • Age: 64
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Robert Engle
  • Age: 22
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Emanuel Kidega Samson
  • Age: 25
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Institution/Group/Business
  • Mass Shooting (4+ victims injured or killed excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator, one location)
  • Pistol-whipping
  • Concealed Carry License - Victim

Notes

church member goes to car, gets his pistol, confronts shooter...shooter shoots himself. 11:15Am

Guns Involved

2 guns involved.

  • Type: 22 LR
  • Stolen: Unknown
  • Type: 40 SW
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 5
State Senate District: 21
State House District: 59