Prosecutor: No Charges In Shooting Death Of 2-Year-Old

Prosecutor: No Charges In Shooting Death Of 2-Year-Old

A Cumberland County prosecutor says he will not press criminal charges in the death of a 2-year-old girl who was shot by her 5-year-old brother with his own gun.
Nobody will face criminal charges in the shooting death of a 2-year-old Cumberland County girl.

The Cumberland County Commonwealth Attorney said he "believes there is no probable cause that any crime occurred." Police said the little girl was shot in the chest by her 5-year-old brother on April 30th.

Investigators said the weapon was a .22 Caliber Crickett Rifle that was given to the boy as a gift. They said the rifle is often marketed to children. Police said the family didn't know the rifle was loaded.
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