Incident

4-20-2016 Nevada Las Vegas 1-1

Location

April 20, 2016

Spring Mountain Road and Decatur Boulevard
Las Vegas, Nevada
Geolocation: 36.1263, -115.208

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 3
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Family
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed

Incident Characteristics

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

Notes

1 inj. This story is developing. Accidental shooting of son by boy's father when handgun in father's pocket accidentally discharged and struck boy.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 1
State Senate District: 3
State House District: 10