NOBLE COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) – Police said a 7-year-old boy has died after an accidental shooting that occurred Saturday afternoon.
The Noble County Sheriff’s Department were called to a report of a shooting at 12:26 p.m. off the 5000 block of W. County Road 1100 in North Ligonier.
When officers arrived, they found Jaylin Miller dead from a single gunshot wound in the yard. Police said Jaylin and his brother were trying to kill ground moles when the gun accidentally discharged, WANE-TV reports.
The shooting as was ruled accidental by the sheriff’s department and Noble County Coroner.