Thursday, April 24 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-04-24 23:36:25 GMT
The Bossier Parish School Board voted Thursday afternoon to save the district $2 million, which will speed up their school building plan. The board voted to sell $25 million worth of bonds this afternoon,More >>
The Bossier Parish School Board voted Thursday afternoon to save the district $2 million, which will speed up their school building plan.More >>
GREENVILLE, SC (WYFF) - Police have released more details about the death of a 3-year-old who was killed by a gunshot wound to the head Friday night.
Coroner Jeff Fowler said Temorej Smith died at Cross Pointe in the
Plantations at Haywood apartment community in Greenville.
Fowler ruled the death accidental, following an autopsy Saturday morning.
Monday, police said the child and his 7-year-old sister were playing
with a pink handgun, they thought was a toy, when the shooting happened.
Fowler said that the child was in the bedroom and his grandparents were in the living room when the gun went off.
Fowler said the child's parents were not in the home.
to Johnathan Bragg of the Greenville Police Department, when officers
arrived at the apartment just before 8 p.m. Friday, they found the young
child that had been shot.
you have guns, if you own guns mostly we would prefer you have them in a
lock box," Bragg said. "At least have them out of the reach of
Bragg told News 4 no one was in custody and that the investigation is ongoing. Police have yet to say who fired the weapon.
response to the shooting, local activist Jack Logan, who founded the
group "Put Down the Guns Young People," handed out 55 gun locks at
Burger King on Haywood Road, just down the street from where the
"I didn't want to see parents having guns laying around when a child could maybe get his or her hands on a gun," Logan said.
Greenville Police Department stressed the importance of gun safety and
said anyone in need of a gun lock can get one from the Police Department
at 4 McGee Street.
Thursday, April 24 2014 2:50 PM EDT2014-04-24 18:50:03 GMT
A Marion County waste-to-power plant was reportedly converting medical waste, including human tissue and possibly aborted fetuses, into power.That report prompted Marion County commissioners to scheduleMore >>
A Marion County waste-to-power plant was reportedly converting medical waste, including human tissue and possibly aborted fetuses, into power.More >>
A pedestrian explains to KSLA News 12 the temptation to avoid a busy Shreveport crosswalk and instead use a popular shortcut, used dozens of times a day. But, that's exactly the spot that turned into a tragic accident on Thursday.More >>
Wednesday, April 23 2014 4:28 PM EDT2014-04-23 20:28:26 GMT
Pranks can be mean-spirited and cruel. Not this one. Parents of this youngster have decided to make his childhood just a little more magical. Take a look. Please feel free to try and trick your childrenMore >>
Click here to watch the adorable trick parents played on their little one, and to hear his jocular response.More >>
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