Incident

7-03-2021 California Chula Vista 1-0

Location

July 03, 2021

Woodland Hills Condominium Complex
530 Telegraph Canyon Rd
Chula Vista, California

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Max Mendoza
  • Age: 12
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Self-Inflicted (not suicide or suicide attempt - NO PERP)
  • Playing with gun
  • Ghost gun

Notes

12-year-old boy accidentally shot himself during sleepover

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown

Sources

District

Congressional District: 53
State Senate District: 40
State House District: 80