Incident

7-30-2015 Florida Fort Lauderdale (Cooper City) 1-1

Location

July 30, 2015

10000 41st Street
Fort Lauderdale (Cooper City), Florida
Geolocation: 26.1764, -80.2989

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Charlie Martin
  • Age: 14
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Age: 14
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Thought gun was unloaded
  • Playing with gun

Notes

Shooter told police they found his father’s handgun in a gun box that was inside a cardboard box, 14yo shooter is charged w/ manslaughter w/firearm

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 23
State Senate District: 29
State House District: 97