Incident

1-06-2019 West Virginia Hurricane 1-1

Location

January 06, 2019

WV 34 and US 60
Hurricane, West Virginia
Geolocation: 38.4597, -81.9345

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Sergeant Phillip S. Armentrout
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Kevin Shawn Hanson
  • Age: 42
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer shot
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator killed

Notes

Putnam County, police officer shot and suspect killed in gunfire exchange after police pursuit car ended in vehicle crash

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 2
State Senate District: 4
State House District: 15