Posted: Friday, August 30th 2013 at 12:37pm
Atlanta boy, 1, dies after being shot with BB gun
By The Associated Press
ATLANTA (AP) Atlanta police say a 1-year-old child has died after being shot with a BB gun.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that officers were called to an apartment complex on Hank Aaron Drive in southeast Atlanta shortly after 9:15 a.m., where they found the injured child. The boy was later pronounced dead.
WSB-TV reports that the boy was shot in the chest.
Other Atlanta media are reporting that the child's father has been taken into custody.
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