Incident

1-18-2020 Illinois Effingham 1-1

Location

January 18, 2020

John Boos Factory Showroom and Outlet
1703 Avenue of Mid-America
Effingham, Illinois
Geolocation: 39.1383, -88.5672

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Nick Nichols
  • Age: 61
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Status: Unharmed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Accidental Shooting at a Business
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Stray bullet

Notes

furniture store employee, helping customer load table into truck, wounded/ AD of customer's gun; ambulance t-boned on way to hospital;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 15
State Senate District: 54
State House District: 107