Incident

4-30-2017 Alabama Leeds 1-1

Location

April 30, 2017

4100 block of Oak Trail Way
Leeds, Alabama
Geolocation: 33.5267, -86.5415

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Kayla Mendenhall
  • Age: 12
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Family
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Unharmed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge

Notes

Shot in leg when holstered gun worn by adult family member AD'd while wrestling.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 6
State Senate District: 15
State House District: 45