Boy killed in Winston County, Mississippi
A five-year-old boy is dead in what law enforcement is describing as an accidental shooting in Winston County, Mississippi.
Sheriff Jason Pugh says it happened Tuesday afternoon at a home. That’s where five-year-old Jeremiah Brown and his six-year-old brother were playing with a gun when a shot rang out.
According to authorities, the father works the overnight shift and was asleep at the time.
The body was sent to Pearl for an autopsy.