Incident

2-21-2016 Mississippi Philadelphia 1-0

Location

February 21, 2016

Golden Moon Casino
Highway 16 West Pearl River Resort - Choctaw
Philadelphia, Mississippi
Geolocation: 32.7813, -89.2533

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 14
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Self-Inflicted (not suicide or suicide attempt - NO PERP)
  • Playing with gun

Notes

.357 revolver that was in the console. He was playing with the gun when it discharged.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 357 Mag
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 3
State Senate District: 18
State House District: 44