Incident

5-13-2023 Louisiana Baton Rouge 2-0

Location

May 13, 2023

Bellemont Victoria II Apartments
12254 La Margie Ave
Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 3
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 6
  • 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)
  • Playing with gun
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child injured by child
  • Child injured self
  • Assault weapon (AR-15, AK-47, and ALL variants defined by law enforcement)

Notes

Date believed happened, over the weekend at babysitter's; the children found and fired a Draco AK-47; guardian discovered injures and took them for medical treatment on 5/15/23; Mother of one boy (aunt of the other) Desiree Felder arrested.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 7.62 [AK-47]

District

Congressional District: 6
State Senate District: 15
State House District: 101