Incident

11-28-2015 Georgia Atlanta 1-1

Location

November 28, 2015

1041 Martin Street SE
Atlanta, Georgia
Geolocation: 33.7259, -84.3842

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Ja'Mecca Smith
  • Age: 6
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Family
  • Name: Demarqo Smith
  • Age: 25
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child picked up & fired gun
  • Child killed self
  • Possession (gun(s) found during commission of other crimes)

Notes

Father speaking with detectives, no charges filed as yet, believe child shot self, father charged with involuntary manslaughter

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 5
State Senate District: 36
State House District: 59