Incident

5-12-2020 Pennsylvania Pottstown 1-1

Location

May 12, 2020

1100 block of Center Ave
Pottstown, Pennsylvania
Geolocation: 40.2407, -75.6264

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Melissa Bowers
  • Age: 39
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Significant others - current or former
  • Name: Michael Bowers
  • Age: 42
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Assault weapon (AR-15, AK-47, and ALL variants defined by law enforcement)

Notes

AD Shot wife in shoulder with AR15. Guns taken from apartment.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 223 Rem [AR-15]
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 4
State Senate District: 24
State House District: 146