Accidental Shooting Results in Death of a 15-Year-Old

May 23, 2014

A 15-year-old juvenile is dead after what seems to be an accidental shooting.

As of this morning, there are still several unknowns about the incident, as the Madison County Sheriff’s Office continues to work the case.

According to Madison County Sheriff’s Office Investigator Jimmy Patton, the incident occurred on the Madison County side of the Broad River near the Elbert and Madison County line just off of State Route 72.

Patton, late yesterday evening, would not go into detail about how the shooting happened.

The victim’s name has not been released at this time.

More details on this story will be available as they continue to develop.