Two young boys under age 10 shot at Las Vegas

Tragedy struck a Las Vegas family on Tuesday night, when two young boys, both under 10 years old, were shot inside their apartment. One of the children lost his life in the incident, while the other is being treated for a leg injury.

According to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, the shooting was the result of a stray bullet that penetrated through the wall of the family’s apartment from a neighboring unit. Officials have not identified the children, but they were with their parents at the time of the shooting.

Two young boys under age 10 shot at Las Vegas

Local reports indicate that the shooting took place just after 6 p.m. at an apartment complex in suburban Las Vegas. Police Lt. Jason Johansson, who was at the scene, stated that he did not believe the family’s apartment was targeted on purpose. However, detectives are still investigating the case to determine what led to the gunfire.

As of Tuesday night, no arrests had been made in connection to the shooting. Meanwhile, the surviving child is expected to recover from his injuries.

Incidents like this are a stark reminder of the senseless violence that plagues our communities. The loss of a young life is particularly heart-wrenching, and we can only hope that the investigation will uncover the truth behind this tragedy.

Our hearts go out to the family and loved ones of the victims during this difficult time. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department will continue their investigation to ensure that those responsible are brought to justice.


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