Incident

6-17-2016 Pennsylvania Pittsburgh 1-0

Location

June 17, 2016

4290 Melwood Ave
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Geolocation: 40.5579, -80.0349

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Nicholas Ursiny
  • Age: 15
  • 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)
  • Gun range/gun shop/gun show shooting

Notes

Teen shot self in head while reloading pistol during target practice with father.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 12