Incident

2-11-2019 Texas Huntsville 1-0

Location

February 11, 2019

Huntsville Prison
810 Farm to Market Rd 2821
Huntsville, Texas
Geolocation: 30.739, -95.571

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Officer
  • Age: 70
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Suicide^
  • Institution/Group/Business
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer killed

Notes

The suicide of a corrections officer using service weapon occurred outside the guard picket at the Wynne Unit

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 8
State Senate District: 5
State House District: 18