Incident

10-01-2021 Alabama Muscle Shoals 3-1

Location

October 01, 2021

Walmart
301 Avalon Ave
Muscle Shoals, Alabama

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Lt. Max Dotson
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Sgt. Nick Risner
  • Age: 40
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: William Mealback Jr.
  • Age: 58
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Brian Lansing Martin
  • Age: 41
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer shot
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer killed
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator shot
  • Possession of gun by felon or prohibited person

Notes

Avalon Avenue near FAME recording studios; Sgt Risner succumbed to his injuries at 9:53 a.m., 10/2/2021; Guilty plea, 4/28/22;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown

Sources

District

Congressional District: 4
State Senate District: 6
State House District: 3