Incident

10-24-2015 Texas Mission 1-1

Location

October 24, 2015

4600 block of Sorita Street
Mission, Texas
Geolocation: 26.2159, -98.3253

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 3
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Family
  • Name: Yesenia Cantu
  • Age: 21
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child picked up & fired gun
  • Child injured self

Notes

Child grabbed gun from vehicle, shot self as aunt tried to take it away from him. Mother charged with allowing access to gun by child.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 28
State Senate District: 20
State House District: 36