Incident

8-05-2017 Indiana Crown Point 1-0

Location

August 05, 2017

7700 block of East 120th Avenue
Crown Point, Indiana
Geolocation: 41.4013, -87.3953

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Eric Cole
  • Age: 4
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Self-Inflicted (not suicide or suicide attempt - NO PERP)
  • Playing with gun
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child killed self

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 1
State Senate District: 6
State House District: 19