Incident

12-05-2014 Illinois Villa Park 1-0

Location

December 05, 2014

Villa Park, Illinois
Geolocation: 41.8812, -87.9783

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Michael Cattron III
  • Age: 6
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Playing with gun
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child killed self

Notes

6y/o old apparently killed himself by accident; unclear if child was alone, or where gun came from.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 8
State Senate District: 23
State House District: 46