Incident

12-13-2017 Ohio Newcomerstown 1-0

Location

December 13, 2017

16978 Horseshoe Bend East Rd SE
Newcomerstown, Ohio
Geolocation: 40.2267, -81.4632

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 15
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • 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

Notes

Victim accidentally shot self in chest.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 20 gauge
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 6
State Senate District: 31
State House District: 98