Sweetlake boy was accidentally shot, killed by cousin
Published 8:00 pm Thursday, June 6, 2013
A 12-year-old Sweetlake boy was accidentally shot and killed by his cousin Tuesday, authorities said.
Wesley Quinn was pronounced dead at a local hospital, Cameron Parish Sheriff Ron Johnson said.
The shooting was “two boys in the house playing with guns,” he said.
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Quinn was shot in the chest with a .22-caliber revolver, the sheriff said.
The Sheriff’s Office received the call at 6:18 p.m., Johnson said.
The investigation is ongoing, but Johnson said he does not plan to file charges.
The district attorney will have access to the report, he said.
Wesley Quinn. (Special to the American Press)