Incident

9-12-2019 Missouri Joplin 1-1

Location

September 12, 2019

5206 E Gerbitz Rd
Joplin, Missouri
Geolocation: 37.0921, -94.4345

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Deputy Justin Henry
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Kenneth T. Ashburn
  • Age: 28
  • 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

Notes

Deputy shot in leg; unclear whether victim died by officer fire or self-inflicted gunshot.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 7
State Senate District: 32
State House District: 162