Incident

1-31-2024 Kentucky Louisville 1-0

Location

January 31, 2024

Louisville, Kentucky

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Deputy Marion "Scott" Fawbush
  • Age: 60
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Self-Inflicted (not suicide or suicide attempt - NO PERP)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Accidental discharge - no injury required
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer killed

Notes

Jefferson County sheriff's deputy accidentally shot himself in his car when his gun went off after he finished working a detail, died after bullet hit artery in his leg

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 3
State Senate District: 33
State House District: 43