Incident

1-28-2019 New York Kirkwood 1-1

Location

January 28, 2019

NY-17 E
Kirkwood, New York
Geolocation: 42.0998, -75.7925

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Trooper Timothy Conklin
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Nicholas Philhower
  • Age: 30
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer shot
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator killed
  • Shootout (where VENN diagram of shooters and victims overlap)
  • Assault weapon (AR-15, AK-47, and ALL variants defined by law enforcement)

Notes

Susp fled traffic stop, fired on LEO who returned fire & fatally struck suspect; LEO injured by shrapnel; SKS rifle, hi cap mag; 42.099779, -75.792467 ;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 7.62 [AK-47]
  • Stolen: Unknown