Incident

12-17-2015 Illinois Belleville 1-0

Location

December 17, 2015

Incident Address
Belleville, Illinois

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Sherman Jumper
  • Age: 72
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death

Notes

Retired East St. Louis police captain killed when he drops bag w/ handgun in it, making it fire, hitting him, head, killing him; 38.562918, -90.008054

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun

District

Congressional District: 12
State Senate District: 57
State House District: 113