Incident

8-10-2014 Tennessee Sparta 1-0

Location

August 10, 2014

8504 Old Kentucky Rd
Sparta, Tennessee
Geolocation: 35.9586, -85.5708

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Karl Hills
  • Age: 7
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

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

Notes

Cassville area, child killed in accidental shooting at the child's grandparents' house

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 6
State Senate District: 15
State House District: 43