Incident

12-17-2016 Illinois Chicago 1-0

Location

December 17, 2016

Austin
5900 block of West Rice
Chicago, Illinois
Geolocation: 41.8956, -87.7723

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 9
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Injury
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Self-Inflicted (not suicide or suicide attempt - NO PERP)
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child picked up & fired gun
  • Child injured self

Notes

Child shot self with gun legally owned by another hhold member.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 7
State Senate District: 39
State House District: 78