MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Police say a 3-year-old shot and killed a 1-year-old sister in Tennessee after a man placed the younger sibling in a bed with his gun.
Memphis Police said Saturday they have charged Shawn Moore with criminally negligent homicide, being a convicted felon with a handgun and tampering with evidence in Robbin Keefer’s death.READ MORE: Code Red Extreme Heat Season Is Here, City Health Department Says
Police say Robbin was shot Friday morning at a Memphis apartment complex. Witnesses heard a gunshot and noticed Robbin was hit.
Police blocked streets around Memphis to get the child to the hospital. She was later pronounced dead.READ MORE: Joppa Man Charged After Gun Found In Carry-On At BWI Security Checkpoint
Police say Moore took the gun and fled the scene, but later turned himself in.
Shelby County Sheriff’s Office records say the 25-year-old Moore was booked into jail Friday night. It wasn’t immediately clear if he had an attorney.Two Early Morning Shootings Reported In Baltimore Monday
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