Incident

12-25-2019 Illinois Herrin 1-1

Location

December 25, 2019

2705 N Park Ave
Herrin, Illinois
Geolocation: 37.8286, -89.0282

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Gavin Lowe
  • Age: 12
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Family
  • Name: Richard Lowe
  • Age: 46
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Suicide^
  • Murder/Suicide

Notes

Man shoots son, sets house on fire then shoots himself.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 12
State Senate District: 59
State House District: 117