Incident

1-25-2024 Pennsylvania Titusville 1-0

Location

January 25, 2024

W Oak St
Titusville, Pennsylvania

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 7
  • 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)
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child injured self

Notes

Child tried to separate live .22 caliber ammunition round with a hammer to make a whistle - round discharged and hit child in hand after striking with hammer; No firearm involved; Approximate coordinates - 41.633159, -79.680478 ;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 16
State Senate District: 50
State House District: 64