Every year, nearly 3000 children and teens die from gunfire, and nearly 14,000 are injured.

Sunday, January 12, 2014

3-year old Arkansas boy shot and killed by a relative

A 3-year old boy was shot in the head and killed, by a relative, in Greene County, Arkansas.

From an article:
Sheriff Dan Langston confirms a three year old boy was shot in the head around noon Saturday and was pronounced dead at the hospital.
Sheriff Langston said the boy was shot on County Road 336 off Highway 228 by a family member. Sheriff Langston adds that they are speaking with a prosecutor to discuss potential charges against the shooter.
From another article:
Greene County Sheriff Dan Langston said Logan Carter was shot in the head Saturday just before noon inside a home on County Road 336. He was later pronounced dead at a Paragould hospital.
Langston said Michael Carter, father of Logan, accidentally shot the boy with a .45 caliber gun purchased online about a month ago.
The boy's mother and brother were in the home when it happened.

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