Boy killed by stray bullets when deputies fired on suspects

Bexar County, Sheriff of Texas Javier Salazar

A 6-year-old boy was struck and killed by a stray bullet in Texas on Thursday when agents opened discharge on a suspect while examining the robbery of a vehicle. Experts said it is hazy who fired the bullet that struck the boy.

The Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office on Friday recognized the boy as Kameron Prescott.

Bexar County Sheriff Javier Salazar said officers were called to a trailer park Thursday morning just before 11 a.m. in Schertz, Texas, a suburb of San Antonio.

Over the span of the examination, experts said they went over a lady in her 30s endeavoring to break into a trailer. Whenever went up against, specialists said she guaranteed to have a firearm and debilitated to shoot them.

“The speculate showed to the representatives, ‘I have a weapon, I will shoot you.’ At that point, she really waved the weapon toward the appointee,” Salazar said amid a Thursday evening public interview.

The presume fled into the forested areas, Salazar stated, where the appointees gave pursue. They inevitably started shooting at the lady, who was struck a few times and killed while she remained on the patio of a trailer, experts said.

The boy was sitting inside the trailer when he was struck in the mid-region by a stray bullet that penetrated the divider. He was hurried to University Hospital where he likewise died, specialists said.

Specialists at first said the boy was 7 years of age.

“I can conclusively disclose to you that myself and the delegates included, not a solitary one of us who wouldn’t exchange places with this tyke in the event that we could,” Salazar said.

Salazar said late Thursday that specialists still couldn’t seem to discover the firearm the lady supposedly pointed at agents .

“I was on the transport getting back home from school, and I was going crazy since we as a whole heard the discharges,” neighbor Galaxy Scott revealed to ABC partner KSAT.

The lady still can’t seem to be distinguished, yet experts said she was known to representatives and had remarkable warrants.

It is misty on the off chance that she was associated with the auto burglary which initially conveyed police to the trailer park.


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