Incident

4-14-2014 Mississippi Stone County 1-0

Location

April 14, 2014

Magnolia Road
Stone County, Mississippi
Geolocation: 30.8206, -89.3118

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: William Peyton Ayers
  • Age: 46
  • 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
  • Defensive Use

Notes

Victim was threatening suicide, but fired shots at deputy who, in response, returned fire which resulted in the death of Ayers

District

Congressional District: 4
State Senate District: 47
State House District: 93