In northwest Atlanta, a 10 year old boy was killed after a shooting around 2:00 p.m on Tuesday at the 2500 block of Etheridge Drive NW.

According to WSB-TV Atlanta, a neighbor told Channel 2 Action News that the boy was visiting someone else’s apartment, found a gun, and started playing with it which led to10 year-old accidently shooting himself. The boy was later transported to Grady Memorial Hospital where he later died.

According to the Channel 2s Tyisha Fernandes, the police stated that the victim’s parents were not at the scene during the time the shooting occurred.

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