Incident

1-15-2020 North Carolina West Jefferson 0-1

Location

January 15, 2020

6513 US 221
West Jefferson, North Carolina
Geolocation: 36.3407, -81.5304

Participants

  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator killed

Notes

Shots fired, perp barricaded; asking to talk to senator. Perp shot and killed after 8 hour standoff

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 5
State Senate District: 45
State House District: 93