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Brown Co. Parents Charged in 9-year-old Son's Accidental Shooting

Brown Co. Parents Charged in 9-year-old Son's Accidental Shooting

(Brown Co.) The parents of a Brown County boy who was shot to death are now facing charges.

On Febuary 18, police say Sebastian Swartz found a gun in a bedroom and was playing with it. The gun fired when Sebastian's 13-year-old sister apparently tried taking the gun away from him.

Sebastian died February 26 from injuries. 

According to court documents, the gun was left out in plain view. 

Sebastian's parents, Chris and Shanna Swartz, are now charged with child endangering.

 

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