Incident

2-29-2016 Tennessee Apison 1-1

Location

February 29, 2016

4724 Gates Lane
Apison, Tennessee
Geolocation: 35.0132, -84.9933

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Gavin Pittman
  • Age: 3
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect

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
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child killed self

Notes

Child shot in vehicle outside family home while playing with gun. UPDATE: Child's mother Kelly Pittman arrested for crim. negligent homicide.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 3
State Senate District: 10
State House District: 30