Incident

6-05-2018 Arizona Glendale 1-1

Location

June 05, 2018

67th Ave and Bethany Home Rd
Glendale, Arizona
Geolocation: 33.5239, -112.203

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Oscar Torres Jr
  • Age: 14
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Age: 13
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Playing with gun
  • Possession of gun by felon or prohibited person
  • Brandishing/flourishing/open carry/lost/found

Notes

Two 13-year-old boys were "messing around" with a handgun when it discharged. Guns were unsecured in the home. Sometime after midnight. Vic on life-support

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 7
State Senate District: 29
State House District: 29