Gun in First Grader’s Pocket Goes Off, No One Hurt
According Wilcox County Superintendent Dr. Andre Saulsberry, a 1st grader at J.E. Hobbs Elementary in Camden brought a gun to school in his jacket pocket.
Saulsberry says the gun was accidentally discharged in a classroom.
The parents of the 6-year-old child are now are in custody. The parents are being charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor. The names of the child’s parents have yet to be released.
A bullet hit a wall but no one was hurt in the shooting.
Alabama News Network will have more details on the shooting as more details are revealed.