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Arizona 3-Year-old Shoots and Kills His 1-Year-old Brother

Posted on the 30 May 2014 by Mikeb302000
Huffington Post reports
A 3-year-old Payson boy shot and killed his 1½ -year-old brother after the boys  by Freeven pro"> by Freeven pro"> by Freeven pro">foundArizona 3-Year-old Shoots and Kills his 1-Year-old Brother a handgun in a neighbor's apartment and took it to another room, the eastern Arizona town's police chief said Wednesday. Police Chief Don Engler said his department's investigation of the Tuesday shooting will take about a week.  by Freeven pro"> by Freeven pro"> by Freeven pro">ResultsArizona 3-Year-old Shoots and Kills his 1-Year-old Brotherwill be forwarded to the Gila County Attorney's Office for a decision on whether to prosecute anybody, he said. "What we're taking a look at is the circumstances regarding the securing of the weapon" and how the boys were able to get ahold of it, Engler told The  by Freeven pro"> by Freeven pro"> by Freeven pro">Associated PressArizona 3-Year-old Shoots and Kills his 1-Year-old Brother. "We are continuing our investigation, and we haven't ruled out criminal charges at this point." He said it was too early to say what recommendation his department might  by Freeven pro"> by Freeven pro"> by Freeven pro">makeArizona 3-Year-old Shoots and Kills his 1-Year-old Brotherto prosecutors. The boys and their mother were visiting the 78-year-old neighbor in their apartment complex when the shooting occurred in a bedroom. The brothers found the semi-automatic pistol somewhere in the living  by Freeven pro"> by Freeven pro"> by Freeven pro">areaArizona 3-Year-old Shoots and Kills his 1-Year-old Brother where it was not in plain sight, the police chief said without elaborating. Neither adult knew the boys had the weapon, Engler said. The boys were playing when they found the gun, police said. The weapon discharged, and the toddler was shot in  by Freeven pro"> by Freeven pro"> by Freeven pro">the headArizona 3-Year-old Shoots and Kills his 1-Year-old Brother.

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