Incident

10-03-2015 Tennessee White Pine 1-1

Location

October 03, 2015

Robin Road
White Pine, Tennessee
Geolocation: 36.0964, -83.28

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Maykayla Dyer
  • Age: 8
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Neighbor
  • Name: Benjamin Nicolas Tiller
  • Age: 11
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child picked up & fired gun
  • Child killed by child

Notes

11yo boy used father's shotgun to shoot 8yo neighbor Found guilty 2/4/16

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 12 gauge
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 1
State Senate District: 8
State House District: 11