Incident

9-22-2015 Florida Shalimar 1-1

Location

September 22, 2015

Plew Avenue
Shalimar, Florida
Geolocation: 30.4434, -86.5807

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Deputy Bill Myers
  • Age: 64
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Joel Dixon Smith
  • Age: 33
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer killed
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator killed
  • Possession of gun by felon or prohibited person

Notes

Perp shot/killed deputy who was serving order to turn over firearms per a DV restraining order. Suspect killed at Comfort Inn in Niceville by SWAT

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 1
State Senate District: 1
State House District: 4