Incident

5-15-2020 North Carolina Newport 1-1

Location

May 15, 2020

Sam Hatcher Rd and Nine Mile Rd
Newport, North Carolina
Geolocation: 34.7461, -76.9336

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Catherine Howard Muench
  • Age: 79
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Mark Andrew Muench
  • Age: 55
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

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

Notes

Victim was willing participant according to suicide note.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 3
State Senate District: 2
State House District: 13