Incident

4-29-2024 North Carolina Charlotte 8-1

Location

April 29, 2024

5525 Galway Dr
Charlotte, North Carolina

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Marshal Thomas Weeks
  • Age: 48
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Officer Sam Poloche
  • Age: 42
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Officer William Alden Elliott
  • Age: 46
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Officer Joshua Eyer
  • Age: 31
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Officer Christopher Tolley
  • Age: 43
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Officer Michael Giglio
  • Age: 28
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Officer Jack Blowers
  • Age: 29
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Cpl Casey Hoover
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Terry Clark Hughes
  • Age: 39
  • 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 Murder (4+ deceased victims excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator , one location)
  • Mass Shooting (4+ victims injured or killed excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator, one location)
  • Possession of gun by felon or prohibited person
  • Assault weapon (AR-15, AK-47, and ALL variants defined by law enforcement)

Notes

Marshal task force serving warrant on felon with automatic weapons. 1 Marshal, 2 officers killed were with North Carolina’s Department of Adult Correction, 4 were with CMPD, 1 unknown at this time

Guns Involved

2 guns involved.

  • Type: 223 Rem [AR-15]
  • Type: 40 SW

District

Congressional District: 12
State Senate District: 40
State House District: 112