Incident

5-22-2018 Virginia Louisa 1-1

Location

May 22, 2018

Bakers Branch Rd
Louisa, Virginia
Geolocation: 37.9061, -77.9723

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Tyler Aponte
  • Age: 2
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Family
  • Age: 4
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Playing with gun
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child picked up & fired gun
  • Child killed by child

Notes

off Shannon Hill Rd near E Old Mountain Rd and Louisa County-Goochland County line, toddler died after accidentally shot by his brother who thought gun was toy

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 7
State Senate District: 17
State House District: 56