Incident

12-08-2018 New Mexico Gallup 1-1

Location

December 08, 2018

Zia Motel
915 Rte 66
Gallup, New Mexico
Geolocation: 35.5304, -108.73

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 0
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Family
  • Name: Tyrell Bitsilly
  • Age: 21
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child injured (not child shooter)
  • Possession of gun by felon or prohibited person

Notes

Parents Shayanne Nelson and Tyrell Bitsilly charged with child abuse. Bitsilly threatened to kill witnesses and later admitted to shooting the child.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 3
State Senate District: 4
State House District: 9