Incident

9-09-2023 West Virginia Gallipolis Ferry 1-0

Location

September 09, 2023

Salt Creek Rd
Gallipolis Ferry, West Virginia

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Wyatt Ray Eaves Nibert
  • Age: 10
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child killed (not child shooter)

Notes

Mason County off Huntington Rd, body of boy shot found 7 AM Sep 10 several miles off WV-2, went missing while squirrel hunting with his grandfather who crashed ATV, boy had .22 rifle with him, unclear how shot

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 22 LR

District

Congressional District: 1
State Senate District: 4
State House District: 18