Incident

11-07-2016 Alabama Selma 0-1

Location

November 07, 2016

Selma Police Department
1300 Alabama Ave
Selma, Alabama
Geolocation: 32.4083, -87.0175

Participants

  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Rykemp Giles
  • Age: 21
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Suicide^
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator killed
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator suicide at standoff
  • Guns stolen from law enforcement

Notes

Man being booked stabbed clerk and officer, stole officers weapon. In struggle for officer's gun, suspect shot. Autopsy determined suspect shot himself

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 7
State Senate District: 23
State House District: 67