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White County 6-Year-Old Accidentally Shoots, Kills Himself

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An 6-year-old White County boy was tragically killed last night after he accidentally shot himself. According to White County Sheriff Detective Chris Isom, family members told him the gun was safe and put away, but the boy apparently found the gun which accidentally discharged. Isom says the gun is being sent to TBI for evaluation. Isom says the investigation is continuing. The name of the boy has not been released at this time.

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