A 13 Year-Old Girl Shot Dead by Her 9 Year-Old Brother Over Video Game


A nine year-old boy in Monroe County, Mississippi reportedly shot his 13 year-old sister to death after they engaged in an argument over video game controller. Their mother was preparing lunch in the kitchen when the incident occurred.

According to Sheriff Cecil Cantrell, “He wanted the controller, and I guess he knew where to find the gun.” The boy shot the sister in the back of the head after getting a gun from the nightstand in the bedroom, the sheriff said. The girl was pronounced dead at the hospital.

May her gentle soul Rest in Peace.