11-year-old dead after accidental shooting in southeast Memphis

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police said an 11-year-old child is dead after an accidental shooting in southeast Memphis.

The fatal shooting happened at around 7 p.m. Friday night in the 3700 block of Station Way.

Police said it appears the child was playing with a gun when the shooting happened.

So far, not charges have been filed. Police said this is an ongoing investigation.

WREG will update this story as more information becomes available.

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