Incident

11-06-2012 California Fresno 4-1

Location

November 06, 2012

Valley Protein
Incident Address
Fresno, California

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Salvador Diaz
  • Age: 32
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Manuel Verdin
  • Age: 34
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Arnulfo Conrriguez
  • Age: 28
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Fatima Lopez
  • Age: 32
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Co-worker
  • Name: Lawrence Nathaniel Jones
  • Age: 42
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Suicide^
  • Murder/Suicide
  • Mass Shooting (4+ victims injured or killed excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator, one location)
  • Workplace shooting (disgruntled current or former employee)
  • Backfill
  • Criminal act with stolen gun
  • Possession of gun by felon or prohibited person
  • Ghost gun
  • Gun(s) stolen from owner

Notes

Meat-processing plant employee targeted co-workers. Tried to hit 5th person but ran out of bullets. Gun a fairly rare .357 Magnum 4-shot derringer; serial number filed off. Suicide on scene. Criminal history, mental instability. Gun stolen in residential burglary in June 2012.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 357 Mag

District

Congressional District: 21
State Senate District: 14
State House District: 31