Incident

5-15-2019 New York Cohocton 1-1

Location

May 15, 2019


Cohocton, New York
Geolocation: 42.508, -77.4931

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Non-Aggression Incident
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Hunting accident

Notes

While carrying turkey decoy in front of him, victim was shot by his hunting partner, who thought he had spotted a real turkey

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 23
State Senate District: 58
State House District: 133