Incident

8-01-2015 California Weldon 2-1

Location

August 01, 2015

Weldon, California
Geolocation: 35.6383, -118.29

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Deputy Michael Booker
  • Age: 40
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Deputy Jose Perez
  • Age: 40
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Benjamin Peter Ashley
  • Age: 34
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer shot

Notes

Suspect ultimately caught and arrested days after the incident with the two officers.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 23
State Senate District: 16
State House District: 26