Incident

7-08-2016 Minnesota Minneapolis 2-2

Location

July 08, 2016

Lowry Avenue N. and Penn Avenue N.
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Geolocation: 45.0133, -93.3082

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Melia Jones
  • Age: 1
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Le'Vonte King Jason Jones
  • Age: 2
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Melvonte L. Peterson
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Chris Maurice Welch
  • Age: 31
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child killed (not child shooter)
  • Child injured (not child shooter)
  • Drive-by (car to street, car to car)
  • Shootout (where VENN diagram of shooters and victims overlap)
  • Gang involvement

Notes

Children shot during possible gang dispute. bystanders in minivan to shootout, father return gunfire

Guns Involved

2 guns involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown
  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 5
State Senate District: 59