Incident

1-03-2019 Massachusetts Northampton 1-1

Location

January 03, 2019

Hilltop Apartments West
51 Village Hill Rd
Northampton, Massachusetts
Geolocation: 42.3125, -72.6464

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Karina Nieves
  • Age: 24
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Significant others - current or former
  • Name: Nelson Cardona
  • Age: 26
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Suicide^
  • Murder/Suicide
  • Domestic Violence

Notes

man shot his long time partner then turned gun on himself; history of domestic violence

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 2
State Senate District: 6
State House District: 115