5-17-2023 California Berkeley 1-0


May 17, 2023

3100 block of Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, California


  • Type: Victim
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Self-Inflicted (not suicide or suicide attempt - NO PERP)


The incident initially was reported as negligent discharge but details became more convoluted as the investigation continued: Witnesses provided different stories about what happened. Police are still working to sort out whether the man shot himself inadvertently or whether something else happened.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown


Congressional District: 12
State Senate District: 9
State House District: 14