Incident

11-15-2019 Indiana Elkhart 1-1

Location

November 15, 2019

North Lake Apartments
25800 Brookstream Cir
Elkhart, Indiana
Geolocation: 41.7373, -85.9639

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Austin Charters
  • Age: 15
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Playing with gun
  • Under the influence of alcohol or drugs (only applies to the subject/suspect/perpetrator )

Notes

15 y/o killed; AD of gun being handled by group of drinking teens; victim trans;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 2
State Senate District: 11
State House District: 48