Incident

5-09-2020 Alabama Birmingham 1-1

Location

May 09, 2020

1221 Gulfport St
Birmingham, Alabama
Geolocation: 33.5002, -86.9198

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Roderick Smith
  • Age: 32
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Age: 7
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Playing with gun
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child picked up & fired gun

Notes

boy was not actually shot but received an injury to his hand from the slide of the gun when it discharged

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 7
State Senate District: 19
State House District: 55