Incident

9-16-2018 Pennsylvania Lancaster 0-1

Location

September 16, 2018

500 block of Pershing Ave
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Geolocation: 40.0362, -76.2973

Participants

  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Ricardo Avenia
  • Age: 29
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator killed
  • Domestic Violence
  • Kidnapping/abductions/hostage

Notes

LEOs fatally shot suspect who had beaten his wife and was holding her at gunpoint, threatening to shoot her; 40.036051, -76.297110 ;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 16
State Senate District: 13
State House District: 96