Jackson police: Teen accidentally shoots and kills boy, 1
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A 14-year-old has accidentally shot and killed a 1-year-old boy in Jackson, police said.
The baby — Jordan Bradfield — was shot at a home around 5 p.m. Thursday, WAPT-TV reported.
The teenager was handling a .22-caliber gun when it discharged and struck the 1-year-old in the head, Jackson police said. The baby was taken to a local hospital and was later pronounced dead.
Police said no charges were immediately filed against the 14-year-old.