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Mother, step-father indicted in shooting death of child

1 year 9 months 3 weeks ago Tuesday, May 03 2022 May 3, 2022 May 03, 2022 7:56 PM May 03, 2022 in News
Source: WBRZ

EAST FELICIANA PARISH - A mother and step-father were indicted for negligent homicide Tuesday after a 6-year-old boy died from being shot in the head during March. 

According to East Feliciana Parish Sheriff's Department, Rebekah Hunt and Cameron Crump were in the car with their 6-year-old son at the time of shooting March 5. 

Crump told deputies that there was a gun in the driver's side door pocket. Crump said when he adjusted his seat, the gun went off, killing the child. 

Deputies said the pair immediately drove the child to a hospital, where he later died.

Both were released on $20,000 bonds Wednesday.

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