Incident

3-08-2020 North Carolina Fairview 1-0

Location

March 08, 2020

Fairview, North Carolina
Geolocation: 35.514, -82.396

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 5
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • 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

Buncombe Co, minor AD shot self, unconfirmed 5yo child

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 10
State Senate District: 49
State House District: 115