Incident

2-25-2020 Texas Houston 1-1

Location

February 25, 2020

Chisholm Trail Apartments
18204 Chisholm Trl
Houston, Texas
Geolocation: 29.9642, -95.3983

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 10
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Family
  • Name: Caitlyn Smith
  • Age: 19
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Thought gun was unloaded
  • Playing with gun
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child injured (not child shooter)
  • Brandishing/flourishing/open carry/lost/found

Notes

Aunt babysitting, AD shot child in abdomen while posing with pistol she found in the apartment, thought unloaded

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 18
State Senate District: 15
State House District: 141