Incident

4-14-2015 Idaho Blackfoot 1-1

Location

April 14, 2015

1600 block of South 2600 West
Blackfoot, Idaho
Geolocation: 43.0093, -112.809

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 7
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Family
  • Age: 9
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Thought gun was unloaded
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child injured by child

Notes

Older boy thought the weapon was unloaded. Claims to have been moving a blanket covering the gun.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 22 LR
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 2
State Senate District: 31
State House District: 31