Incident

3-20-2016 Pennsylvania Mount Pleasant 1-4

Location

March 20, 2016

151 South Church St
Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania
Geolocation: 40.1499, -79.5444

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: James Robert Gustafson
  • Age: 13
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Friends
  • Name: John Henry Burnsworth III
  • Age: 14
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Arrested
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Joshua Hudec
  • Age: 31
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Arrested
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Brooke Nelson
  • Age: 18
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Arrested
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Kristopher Lewis
  • Age: 44
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Arrested

Incident Characteristics

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

Notes

Gun seller, gun owner and babysitter all charged.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 9mm
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 14
State Senate District: 32
State House District: 58