Incident

2-19-2016 Missouri Edgerton 4-1

Location

February 19, 2016

4100 block of Buena Vista Road
Edgerton, Missouri
Geolocation: 39.4922, -94.6372

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Heather Denham
  • Age: 32
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Mason Denham
  • Age: 0
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Russell Denham
  • Age: 82
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Shirley Denham
  • Age: 81
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Family
  • Name: Grayden Lane Denham
  • Age: 24
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Mass Murder (4+ deceased victims excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator , one location)
  • Mass Shooting (4+ victims injured or killed excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator, one location)
  • Domestic Violence

Notes

Perpetrator fatally shot four family members, then burned their bodies.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 6
State Senate District: 34
State House District: 11