Incident

2-16-2020 Tennessee Morristown 1-1

Location

February 16, 2020

4700 block of Chucky River Rd
Morristown, Tennessee
Geolocation: 36.1613, -83.1954

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 8
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Family
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Cleaning gun
  • Thought gun was unloaded
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child injured (not child shooter)

Notes

Hamblen County, girl and family dog shot when uncle cleaning his Glock .40 didn’t realize it was loaded and it accidentally went off sending bullet through wall

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 40 SW
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 1
State Senate District: 1
State House District: 10