BSL Police: Child's shooting death likely accidental

BAY ST. LOUIS, MS (WLOX) - Bay St. Louis police are investigating a Sunday night shooting that claimed the life of a 10-year-old boy.

Police Chief Mike DeNardo said two children were staying with their grandparents when they discovered a firearm. One of the kids, a 10-year-old, accidentally shot and killed himself around 6pm.

The identity of the child is not being released at this time.

The case is still under investigation, but authorities are treating it as an accident.

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