JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Police say a 14-year-old has accidentally shot and killed a 1-year-old boy in Jackson.
WAPT-TV reports that the baby — Jordan Bradfield — was shot at a home around 5 p.m. Thursday.
Jackson police say the teenager was handling a .22-caliber gun when it discharged and struck the 1-year-old in the head.
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.