Incident

12-26-2015 Virginia Newport News 1-1

Location

December 26, 2015

400 block of West 27th Street
Newport News, Virginia
Geolocation: 36.9797, -76.4294

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 4
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Family
  • Name: Bradley Shines
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Playing with gun
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child picked up & fired gun
  • Child injured self
  • Possession of gun by felon or prohibited person

Notes

Child expected to recover; father charged w/felony child neglect and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 3
State Senate District: 2
State House District: 95