Incident

12-25-2018 West Virginia Montana Mines 1-1

Location

December 25, 2018

Lofty Ln
Montana Mines, West Virginia
Geolocation: 39.522, -80.1016

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Peggy Lee Sanders
  • Age: 34
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: James Hinerman III
  • Age: 24
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Playing with gun

Notes

Marion County neighborhood north of Fairmont, woman accidentally shot by man racking rounds and waving pistol around then pulling trigger

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 1
State Senate District: 13
State House District: 50