Incident

9-27-2018 Texas Rusk 1-0

Location

September 27, 2018

FM 1209
Rusk, Texas
Geolocation: 31.796, -95.1502

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Asher Creed Peacock
  • Age: 2
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Non-Aggression Incident
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Self-Inflicted (not suicide or suicide attempt - NO PERP)
  • Playing with gun
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child picked up & fired gun
  • Child killed by child
  • Child killed self

Notes

Cherokee Co, child AD shot self in neck with found pistol 31.801291, -94.999242

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 40 SW
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 5
State Senate District: 3
State House District: 11