Incident

4-20-2014 Ohio Middletown 1-1

Location

April 20, 2014

Middletown, Ohio
Geolocation: 39.5474, -84.3051

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Nicholas Barks
  • Age: 6
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Vince Dewitt
  • Age: 35
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Thought gun was unloaded
  • Domestic Violence
  • Brandishing/flourishing/open carry/lost/found

Notes

Man trying to scare g/f's 6 y/o son shoots him in stomach w/pellet gun. Serious injuries.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 1
State Senate District: 7
State House District: 62