Incident

3-04-2020 Indiana Brownstown 1-1

Location

March 04, 2020

1027 W Oak St
Brownstown, Indiana
Geolocation: 38.8848, -86.053

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 5
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Avis Wingler Jr.
  • Age: 40
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Self-Inflicted (not suicide or suicide attempt - NO PERP)
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child injured (not child shooter)

Notes

Father handling gun AD'd, hit himself, 5 y/o son; father altered scene before helping child; chgd, criminal recklessness w/ deadly weapon;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 9
State Senate District: 44
State House District: 69