Boy, 11, fatally shot while hunting; stepfather arrested
September 14, 2020
CLAY TOWNSHIP, Mich. — An 11-year-old boy has been shot and killed by his stepfather while hunting with his family in southeastern Michigan. The Times Herald in Port Huron reports that police were called out to a hunting accident Sunday night in Clay Township, about 45 miles northeast of Detroit. Police said it is believed the family was looking for deer in some woods when the boy was “struck by a round discharged by his 40-year-old stepfather.” The boy later died at a hospital. The stepfather was arrested. The shooting was being reviewed by the St. Clair County prosecutor’s office.