According to police, Jon and his grandmother were the only ones home and got into an argument late yesterday. The grandmother shot Jon several times with a handgun, which was recovered at the home.Jon called 911 Friday to report he had been shot. He was pronounced dead at a local hospital around 6:00 p.m.The grandfather was not home at the time of the shooting, but because police are still gathering evidence there, he has to stay out until they are done.His grandmother was then taken to the hospital for observation, checked out and then taken into police custody. She is on medication for diabetes and a thyroid problem.The home is in a gated community near Maple and Halsted roads. Jamie Rogers has lived next door to him since they were kids.
Monday, May 21, 2012
Grandmother shoots 17 year old grandson
This may be the first time a story like this has been reported on this blog. A Michigan 74 year old grandmother shot and killed her grandson after an argument in the home where they were both living. The boy was living with his grandparents to finish high school. From the story: