Incident

3-14-2016 Texas Bridgeport 1-0

Location

March 14, 2016

County Road 3825
Bridgeport, Texas
Geolocation: 33.1192, -97.9135

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Brennan Weikel
  • Age: 17
  • 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)
  • Hunting accident

Notes

Hog hunting w/family members, the victim fatally shot self due to an accidental discharge with a Remington .243 rifle.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Other
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 13
State Senate District: 30
State House District: 61