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Suspect in custody after deadly shooting at Humboldt High basketball game

Warrants issued for suspect in deadly shooting at Humboldt High basketball game
Warrants issued for suspect in deadly shooting at Humboldt High basketball game(Source: Humboldt Police Department)
Published: Dec. 1, 2021 at 3:16 PM CST
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HUMBOLDT, Tenn. (WMC) -The suspect in a deadly shooting at a high school basketball game Tuesday night is in police custody.

The shooting happened in the lobby of Humboldt High School’s gym and claimed the life of 21-year-old Kevon Pankey.

Another victim was critically injured and transported to a trauma center for treatment and a third victim was taken to a hospital in Jackson, Tennessee with non-life-threatening injuries and released.

Jadon Hardiman,18, is in custody as of Wednesday evening. Hardiman is charged with the following:

  • First-degree murder
  • Attempted first-degree murder with serious bodily injury
  • Attempted first-degree murder
  • Three counts of armed and dangerous felons
  • Tampering with evidence
  • Carry a weapon-gun on school property

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