Incident

5-20-2010 Arkansas West Memphis 4-2

Location

May 20, 2010

Incident Address
West Memphis, Arkansas

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Officer Bill Evans
  • Age: 38
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Sgt Brandon Paudert
  • Age: 39
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Sheriff Dick Busby
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Chief Deputy W.A. Wren
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Jerry R Kane Jr
  • Age: 49
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Joseph T Kane
  • Age: 16
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator killed
  • Police Targeted
  • Spree Shooting (multiple victims, multiple locations)
  • Mass Shooting (4+ victims injured or killed excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator, one location)
  • Assault weapon (AR-15, AK-47, and ALL variants defined by law enforcement)

Notes

second shooting took place at 798 W Service Rd in Walmart parking lot;

Guns Involved

2 guns involved.

  • Type: 7.62 [AK-47]
  • Type: 45 Auto

District

Congressional District: 1
State Senate District: 9
State House District: 63