Incident

7-11-2016 Michigan Saint Joseph 4-1

Location

July 11, 2016

Berrien County Courthouse
811 Port St
Saint Joseph, Michigan
Geolocation: 42.1103, -86.4787

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Court Officer Ronald Eugene Kienzle
  • Age: 63
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Security Supervisor Joseph P. Zangaro
  • Age: 61
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Deputy James Atterberry Jr.
  • Age: 41
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Kenya Ellis
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Larry Darnell Gordon
  • Age: 44
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer shot
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer killed
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator killed
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Bystander shot
  • Mass Shooting (4+ victims injured or killed excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator, one location)
  • Kidnapping/abductions/hostage
  • Criminal act with stolen gun
  • Possession (gun(s) found during commission of other crimes)
  • Possession of gun by felon or prohibited person
  • Guns stolen from law enforcement
  • Stolen/Illegally owned gun{s} recovered during arrest/warrant

Notes

2 bailiffs killed, deputy injured, when prisoner took deputy's gun and started shooting. briefly held hostages, Perp charged with kidnapping, killed by deputy.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 357 Mag
  • Stolen: Unknown

Sources

District

Congressional District: 6
State Senate District: 21
State House District: 79