Incident

8-26-2018 Illinois Kankakee 1-0

Location

August 26, 2018

Kankakee, Illinois
Geolocation: 41.12, -87.8612

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Jeremiah Wilson, Jr
  • Age: 8
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Child Involved Incident

Notes

Child found shot, died in hospital; unknown at this time if self-inflicted;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 2
State Senate District: 40
State House District: 79