Incident

8-31-2016 Massachusetts Abington 1-1

Location

August 31, 2016

159 Linwood Street
Abington, Massachusetts
Geolocation: 42.0999, -70.9706

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 11
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Age: 11
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Playing with gun
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child picked up & fired gun
  • Child injured by child

Notes

child shot in face, likely by other child present, legal handgun

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Not-stolen

District

Congressional District: 8