Report: Teenage boy fatally shoots his mother

Report: Teenage boy fatally shoots his mother
(Source: Raycom Media)

WOODRUFF COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - According to a report from Little Rock television station KATV, the Woodruff County Sheriff's Department is at the scene of a shooting in which a teenage boy shot and killed his mother.

Sheriff Phil Reynolds told the television station that the shooting happened around 5 p.m. July 26 on Woodruff County Road 794 in Maberry, west of Cotton Plant.

The boy's grandfather told authorities that the shooting was accidental, Reynolds told KATV, saying the investigation is ongoing.

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