Update: A 10 year-old boy accidentally shot in Harlem dies

Update: A 10 year-old boy accidentally shot in Harlem dies

HARLEM (WFXG) - The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office responded to a shooting at a Harlem home involving a minor this afternoon. According to deputies the call came in at 12:35 p.m.

When deputies arrived they found 10 year-old, Jacob Quarles with a gun shot wound to the head. They were told he was shooting guns with two other minors and two adults. The circumstances on the accidental shooting are still unclear at this time.

Quarles was transported to the hospital where he later died. The investigation is still ongoing.

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