Charles Rabin

Miami Herald

An 11-year-old boy was killed by gunfire in his Northeast Miami-Dade dwelling when his brother discovered their dad and mom’ gun and by accident fired it, putting Shemarion Burse within the chest, police stated Friday.

Miami-Dade Police stated the kid’s 13-year-old brother discovered the firearm in its case in the master suite closet. Each dad and mom have been at work, police stated, and no costs are anticipated to be filed. Police stated Shemarion was dwelling with 4 siblings, ages 9 to fifteen when the capturing occurred.

“It seems the kid by accident discharged it,” stated Miami-Dade Police spokesman Christopher Sowerby-Thomas.

On Friday morning the boy’s mom, Tiffany Callaway, known as the incident a household “tragedy” and arrange a GoFundMe web page to assist with burial bills. Police recognized her as a Miami-Dade Corrections officer.

She known as Shemarion loving, playful and “the sunshine of our life.”

“Imagining life with out him is one thing we by no means thought we’d should do as a household,” she wrote. “And even worse, we have now to put him to relaxation. We weren’t ready for this tragedy and are merely asking for a form hand.”

Police stated they obtained a 911 name Thursday afternoon and officers arrived on the household’s dwelling at an residence within the 600 block of Ives Dairy Highway shortly after 5 p.m. They discovered Shemarion with a gunshot wound to his chest. He was airlifted to Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Ryder Trauma Middle however died from his accidents, stated Miami-Dade Police Spokesman Alvaro Zabaleta.

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