Incident

12-04-2016 Indiana New Goshen 1-0

Location

December 04, 2016

New Goshen, Indiana
Geolocation: 39.5795, -87.4611

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 17
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Self-Inflicted (not suicide or suicide attempt - NO PERP)
  • Hunting accident

Notes

Gun "exploded" while teen hunted; serious facial injuries.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Rifle
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 8
State Senate District: 38
State House District: 42