- Associated Press - Wednesday, April 29, 2015

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Sheriff’s officials in eastern Georgia say a 15-year-old boy is charged with involuntary manslaughter in the shooting death of a 1-year-old child.

Richmond County Sheriff’s Sgt. Glen Rahn says the teen is also charged with reckless conduct, weapons charges and is being held in the Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center.

Lt. Allan Rollins tells the Augusta Chronicle (https://bit.ly/1OG9JHq ) investigators believe the teen was playing with the gun when the shot was fired.

The victim’s identity hasn’t been released.


Information from: The Augusta Chronicle , https://www.augustachronicle.com

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