Incident

7-30-2018 New York Corona (Queens) 3-1

Location

July 30, 2018

23-07 30th Dr
Corona (Queens), New York
Geolocation: 40.7677, -73.9274

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: James Giacomo Shields
  • Age: 6
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Saskia Shields
  • Age: 38
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Linda Olthof
  • Age: 47
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Significant others - current or former
  • Name: James Shields
  • Age: 39
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Suicide^
  • Murder/Suicide
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child killed (not child shooter)
  • Domestic Violence

Notes

Man shot and killed his wife, his ex-wife, and son before killing himself. Had a pair of Glock pistols and 7 extra magazines. Custody battle

Guns Involved

2 guns involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown
  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 12
State Senate District: 12
State House District: 36