Incident

8-24-2015 Arizona Buckeye 1-0

Location

August 24, 2015


Buckeye, Arizona
Geolocation: 33.3946, -112.551

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Dannielle Rangel
  • Age: 17
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Assault weapon (AR-15, AK-47, and ALL variants defined by law enforcement)

Notes

Rangel's family says her brother was moving his rifle, a 22 caliber AR-15. He allegedly set the rifle down and it fell over and went off.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 223 Rem [AR-15]
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 3
State Senate District: 13
State House District: 13