Incident

2-01-2019 New York Putnam Valley 1-0

Location

February 01, 2019

56 Ridge Avenue
Putnam Valley, New York
Geolocation: 41.38, -73.8616

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Elias Knapp
  • Age: 17
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Self-Inflicted (not suicide or suicide attempt - NO PERP)

Notes

Teen accidentally shot self in family home; died at hospital

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 18
State Senate District: 41
State House District: 94