Incident

12-19-2019 Rhode Island Westerly 3-1

Location

December 19, 2019

Babcock Village
122 Cross St
Westerly, Rhode Island
Geolocation: 41.3711, -71.8133

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Julie Lynn Cardinal
  • Age: 47
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Donna Thornley
  • Age: 67
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Robin Moss
  • Age: 38
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Joseph Giachello
  • Age: 66
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Suicide^
  • Murder/Suicide
  • LOCKDOWN/ALERT ONLY: No GV Incident Occurred Onsite

Notes

Resident shoots 3 at apartment complex obtained a .38-caliber revolver two days before shooting

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 38 Spl
  • Stolen: Not-stolen

District

Congressional District: 2
State Senate District: 38
State House District: 37