Incident

5-15-1970 Mississippi Jackson 14-0

Location

May 15, 1970

Jackson State College / Alexander Hall
Incident Address
Jackson, Mississippi

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Phillip Lafayette Gibbs
  • Age: 21
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: James Earl Green
  • Age: 17
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Fonzie Coleman
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Redd Wilson Jr
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Leroy Kenter
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Vernon Steve Weakley
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Gloria Mayhorn
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Patricia Ann Sanders
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Willie Woodard
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Andrea Reese
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Stella Spinks
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Climmie Johnson
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Tuwaine Davis
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Lonzie Thompson
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator shot
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator killed
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Bystander shot
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Bystander killed
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator unarmed - may have other weapons
  • Mass Shooting (4+ victims injured or killed excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator, one location)
  • Political Violence
  • Notable
  • Backfill

Notes

460 rounds in 30 seconds, mostly shotgun

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Shotgun

District

Congressional District: 2
State Senate District: 28
State House District: 68