Incident

5-29-2019 Iowa Des Moines 1-0

Location

May 29, 2019

5700 block of SE 34th St
Des Moines, Iowa
Geolocation: 41.5323, -93.5483

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 4
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Self-Inflicted (not suicide or suicide attempt - NO PERP)
  • Playing with gun
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child picked up & fired gun
  • Child injured by child
  • Child injured self

Notes

4 y/o boy found gun, shot self, arm; stable; mother Rachel Marie Rowe convicted unlawful access/firearm, child; probation;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 3
State Senate District: 17
State House District: 33