Incident

8-05-2014 Colorado Keenesburg 1-1

Location

August 05, 2014

400 block of Kiser Avenue
Keenesburg, Colorado
Geolocation: 40.1112, -104.514

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Keith Kilker
  • Age: 14
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Shawn D. Kilker
  • Age: 42
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Suicide^
  • Murder/Suicide
  • Kidnapping/abductions/hostage
  • ATF/LE Confiscation/Raid/Arrest

Notes

Perpetrator was accused of kidnapping his teenage son. He barricaded himself in a house with the boy when a SWAT team arrived. Perpetrator first shot himself, then the boy.

District

Congressional District: 4
State Senate District: 1
State House District: 63