Incident

5-22-2019 Tennessee Jasper 1-1

Location

May 22, 2019

Marion County Sheriff's Office
5 Oak Ave
Jasper, Tennessee
Geolocation: 35.0742, -85.6268

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Detective Mary Beth Raulston
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Friends
  • Name: Detective
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Accidental discharge - no injury required
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer shot
  • Assault weapon (AR-15, AK-47, and ALL variants defined by law enforcement)

Notes

Marion County detective shot when AR-15 assault rifle being unloaded by fellow detective accidentally discharged

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 223 Rem [AR-15]
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 4
State Senate District: 16
State House District: 92