Incident

12-31-2023 Georgia Atlanta (East Point) 1-0

Location

December 31, 2023

Martel Homes
1022 Calhoun Ave
Atlanta (East Point), Georgia

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Kamaiyah Perdue
  • Age: 4
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Self-Inflicted (not suicide or suicide attempt - NO PERP)
  • Playing with gun
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child killed self

Notes

Child shot and mortally wounded herself with father's handgun; father, Damarkis Marquis Perdue, charged with 2nd degree murder, cruelty to children, and tampering with evidence;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 9mm

District

Congressional District: 5
State Senate District: 36
State House District: 63