Incident

1-25-2018 Utah Vernal 1-0

Location

January 25, 2018


Vernal, Utah
Geolocation: 40.4503, -109.539

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 4
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Non-Aggression Incident
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Self-Inflicted (not suicide or suicide attempt - NO PERP)
  • Playing with gun
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child picked up & fired gun
  • Child injured self
  • Possession of gun by felon or prohibited person
  • Brandishing/flourishing/open carry/lost/found

Notes

4 yo found loaded gun in closet and shot himself in the chest.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 1
State Senate District: 26
State House District: 55