Incident

1-02-2018 Mississippi Bay Saint Louis 1-0

Location

January 02, 2018

West Newtown St
Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi
Geolocation: 30.2884, -89.44

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Deputy John Schmidt
  • Age: 65
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Self-Inflicted (not suicide or suicide attempt - NO PERP)
  • Cleaning gun
  • Concealed Carry License - Victim

Notes

AD shot self in chest while cleaning personal gun

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Not-stolen

District

Congressional District: 4
State Senate District: 46
State House District: 122