Incident

10-25-2019 Tennessee Niota 1-1

Location

October 25, 2019

200 block of Co Rd 288
Niota, Tennessee
Geolocation: 35.6243, -84.6342

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Dawn Branson
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Significant others - current or former
  • Name: Roger L. Branson
  • Age: 59
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator shot
  • Domestic Violence

Notes

McMinn County, man barricaded inside home fatally shot his wife held hostage then shot in gunfire exchange with deputies, arson multi-building fire, handgun

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 3
State Senate District: 9
State House District: 23