Incident

10-18-2015 Illinois Effingham 1-1

Location

October 18, 2015

3200 block of South Banker Street
Effingham, Illinois
Geolocation: 39.0827, -88.5463

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Kaylee Jacob
  • Age: 16
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Age: 16
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Playing with gun
  • Brandishing/flourishing/open carry/lost/found
  • Stolen/Illegally owned gun{s} recovered during arrest/warrant

Notes

16 y/o girl shot, killed; accident; gun previously reported stolen; shooter pleaded guilty/ invol. manslaughter; detention until 21st birthday;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 15
State Senate District: 55
State House District: 109