Six-year-old boy dies of gunshot wound - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Six-year-old boy dies of gunshot wound

A six-year-old boy died Sunday morning as the result of a gunshot wound. Police were told the child was playing with a loaded gun in the living room of an apartment.

The shooting happened around 8:30 a.m. in the 2500 block of Bethlehem in Frayser.

The child was transported by ambulance to an area hospital, where he died.

Authorities are questioning the boy's mother and a male aquaintance who were in the apartment at the time.

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