Incident

8-13-2012 Texas College Station 6-1

Location

August 13, 2012

Incident Address
College Station, Texas

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Constable Brian David Bachmann
  • Age: 41
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Christopher Close Northcliff
  • Age: 51
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Barbara Holdsworth
  • Age: 51
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Phil Dorsett
  • Age: 30
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Justin Oehlke
  • Age: 25
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Brad Smith
  • Age: 54
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Mass shooting - Random victims
  • Name: Thomas Alton Caffall III
  • Age: 35
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

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 killed
  • Mass Shooting (4+ victims injured or killed excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator, one location)
  • Backfill
  • Assault weapon (AR-15, AK-47, and ALL variants defined by law enforcement)

Notes

Cop served court summons for back rent; gunman killed cop, stole gun & shot Holdsworth; Northcliffe killed in crossfire; 30-minute police standoff; gunman killed in shootout w/officer. 2006 misdemeanor charge for driving w/invalid/suspended license; mental health problems but no hospitalization. Gun collector.

Guns Involved

4 guns involved.

  • Type: 40 SW
  • Type: 7.62 [AK-47]
  • Type: 7.62 [AK-47]
  • Type: 7.62 [AK-47]

Sources

District

Congressional District: 10
State Senate District: 5
State House District: 14