12-year-old boy accidentally shoots, kills 7-year-old brother

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ROCKY MOUNT, Va. — A 12-year-old boy accidentally shot and killed his 7-year-old brother on Monday in Rocky Mount, according to the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office.

The boys were playing at a neighbor’s home on Double Oaks Lane around 11:45 a.m. when the shooting occurred.

WDBJ is reporting that the 12-year-old boy found a handgun and accidentally fired the gun at his brother.

The 7-year-old died immediately.

No charged have been filed.

Source: WDBJ



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