Incident

5-25-2020 Tennessee Jonesborough 0-1

Location

May 25, 2020

Polo Ln
Jonesborough, Tennessee
Geolocation: 36.2545, -82.5157

Participants

  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Gary P. Dorton
  • Age: 43
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer killed

Notes

Washington County, deputies fatally shot man with large knife threatening to harm himself and relative at home

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 1
State Senate District: 3
State House District: 7