Incident

5-20-2018 Ohio Akron 1-1

Location

May 20, 2018

1200 block of Marcy St
Akron, Ohio
Geolocation: 41.0542, -81.5206

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 8
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Family
  • Age: 9
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed

Incident Characteristics

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

Notes

Randy Fitzgerald (33) charged for allowing children to access his gun while home alone, resulting in one cousin accidentally shooting the other.

Guns Involved

2 guns involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown
  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 11
State Senate District: 28
State House District: 34