Incident

2-23-2016 Florida Sanford 1-0

Location

February 23, 2016

Sanford, Florida
Geolocation: 28.8032, -81.2959

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Self-Inflicted (not suicide or suicide attempt - NO PERP)
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child injured self

Notes

Toddler left alone in garage with access to gun shoots self in hand. Parents arrested & charged with child neglect and unsafe storage of a firearm.

District

Congressional District: 5
State Senate District: 10
State House District: 29