Incident

9-28-2019 Georgia Brunswick 1-1

Location

September 28, 2019

578 Myers Hill Rd
Brunswick, Georgia
Geolocation: 31.1486, -81.6166

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Bobby Layne
  • Age: 17
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Hector Romero
  • Age: 32
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Hunting accident

Notes

Hunting partner mistook victim for a deer. Arrested for hunting with an unlawful weapon and Misuse of a firearm while hunting, resulting in serious bodily harm

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Rifle
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 1
State Senate District: 3
State House District: 179