Incident

11-17-2019 Indiana La Porte (Laporte) 1-0

Location

November 17, 2019

Kingsbury Fish & Wildlife Area
5344 Hupp Rd
La Porte (Laporte), Indiana
Geolocation: 41.5106, -86.5963

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Vincent Fischer
  • Age: 48
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • 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)
  • Hunting accident

Notes

Man AD'd revolver into leg on hunting trip; son used belt for tourniquet;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 44 Mag
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 2
State Senate District: 8
State House District: 20