Incident

10-20-2015 Washington Lakewood 1-2

Location

October 20, 2015

Joint Base Lewis Mcchord
150th St SW and Woodbrook Dr SW
Lakewood, Washington
Geolocation: 47.1213, -122.526

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Alexander Demello
  • Age: 13
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Family
  • Name: Adonis Brown
  • Age: 17
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Friends
  • Name: Richard Gastelum
  • Age: 21
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Possession of gun by felon or prohibited person
  • Unlawful purchase/sale
  • Stolen/Illegally owned gun{s} recovered during arrest/warrant

Notes

3 teens trespassing on JBLM base. Gun discharged; victim shot in face, died. Charges filed against Gastelum dropped 10/28/16.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 22 LR
  • Stolen: Unknown

Sources

District

Congressional District: 10
State Senate District: 28
State House District: 28