14-year-old boy shoots and kills his 3-year-old brother while imitating movie sceneBy Mason White 2:47 AM August 28, 2015
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By: Mahesh Sarin
A little boy is dead after being shot by his own brother while imitating a movie scene with his father’s gun, police in Nigeria said.
Enugu State police said that the gun belonging to Christian Odika, was used to kill his 3-year-old son identified as Akachukwu.
He was allegedly shot by his 14-year-old brother identified as Ebubechukwu, while imitating a scene from a movie. The brothers were unaware that the gun was loaded, police said.
Odika was at a business meeting when the incident happened.
When he got home, he found his 3-year-old son lying dead on the bedroom floor. He suffered from a gunshot wound to the chest.
So far, no arrests have been made.