Incident

11-29-2019 Tennessee Memphis 1-0

Location

November 29, 2019

Cambridge Station Apartments
3700 block of Station Way
Memphis, Tennessee
Geolocation: 35.0462, -89.8865

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 11
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • 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)
  • Playing with gun
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child picked up & fired gun
  • Child killed self

Notes

southeast Memphis off S Mendenhall Rd, boy accidentally shot self playing with pistol found holstered with safety on under mattress in relative’s closed bedroom

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 9
State Senate District: 33
State House District: 84