Incident

2-08-2024 Tennessee Maryville 2-1

Location

February 08, 2024

4900 block of Sevierville Rd
Maryville, Tennessee

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Deputy Greg McCowan
  • Age: 43
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Deputy Shelby Eggers
  • Age: 22
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Kenneth Wayne DeHart Jr.
  • Age: 42
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, 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
  • Possession of gun by felon or prohibited person

Notes

Blount County, one deputy killed and another shot during traffic stop; subject arrested 2/13/24; Marcus DeHart, 41, and Carrie Matthews, 32, arrested for aiding and hiding the suspect

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 2
State Senate District: 2
State House District: 8