MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A 13-year-old boy and a 26-year-old man are each facing charges of negligent homicide following the shooting death of a 9-year-old in northeast Memphis Friday evening.
Lindsey Williams is also facing charges of reckless endangerment and disorderly conduct.
Memphis police responded to the Canterbury Apartments Friday to find a boy had been shot inside an apartment. Further investigation revealed the 13-year-old allegedly accessed an unsecured firearm and shot the boy.
The child was pronounced dead on the scene.
Williams is set to face a judge Monday at 9 a.m.