Incident

4-13-2016 Mississippi Jackson 1-0

Location

April 13, 2016

Merit Health Central
1850 Chadwick Dr
Jackson, Mississippi
Geolocation: 32.2866, -90.254

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 2
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Accidental Shooting at a Business
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child injured (not child shooter)

Notes

Mother dropped purse while standing by a vending machine in ER , gun AD'd, bullet ricocheted off vending machine and grazed child. Inj NLT

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 2
State Senate District: 28
State House District: 69