Incident

3-16-2024 Missouri Saint Louis (Ferguson) 1-0

Location

March 16, 2024

The Knolls Townhomes
3582 Pershall Rd
Saint Louis (Ferguson), Missouri

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 2
  • 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 self

Notes

2 y/o picks up and injures self w/ their uncle's service weapon. The uncle is a deputy with the City of St. Louis Sheriff’s Department.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 1
State Senate District: 14
State House District: 73