HEREFORD, Pa. (AP) — A 10-year-old boy was shot and killed on Thanksgiving Day while he was with someone who was target shooting in southeastern Pennsylvania, authorities said.
The shooting occurred around 1:30 p.m. near the child’s home in Hereford, Berks County District Attorney John Adams said Friday. The boy was taken to a hospital but was pronounced dead there a short timer later.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Frigid Temperatures Wrap Up The Week
Adams said the shooter is known to police, but the incident remains under investigation and no charges have been filed so far. Authorities have not disclosed specific details about the shooting, and the child’s name has not been released.READ MORE: Search For Suspects Continues After Student Killed In Shooting Outside Oliver Citywide Academy
No other injuries were reported in the shooting.MORE NEWS: When Should You Take A PCR Test Vs. A Rapid Antigen Test?
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