Incident

1-17-2024 North Carolina Gastonia 0-1

Location

January 17, 2024

Erwin Center
913 N Pryor St
Gastonia, North Carolina

Participants

  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Wallace Verlee Montgomery Jr
  • Age: 45
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Accidental Shooting at a Business
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Self-Inflicted (not suicide or suicide attempt - NO PERP)

Notes

AD of concealed firearm during youth basketball game; bullet ricocheted, grazed gun owner's back.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 14
State Senate District: 43
State House District: 108