Incident

8-05-2014 Texas Fort Worth 1-0

Location

August 05, 2014

600 block of Destin Dr
Fort Worth, Texas
Geolocation: 32.9083, -97.3709

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 4
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured

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 picked up & fired gun
  • Child injured self

Notes

Officers believe the recoil of the gun firing may be the cause of injury to the child, though graze wound to the head was also found.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 38 Spl
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 12
State Senate District: 12
State House District: 93