4-year-old shot, killed in Greenville Co. accidental shooting


GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – A child has died after a shooting in Greenville County over the weekend.

The Greenville County Sheriff’s Office responded to a shooting involving a child Saturday at about 11:30 a.m. The incident happened on White Horse Road at the Tall Pine Mobile Home Park.

GCSO said the child was transported to a local hospital and their condition was critical. Greenville County Dispatch confirmed the child was 4 years old.

The Greenville County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim as Kingston Barksdale.

According to the GCCO, the death was accidental.

Deputies said the investigation is in its early stages, but there is no threat to the community.

We’ll continue to update this story as more information becomes available.

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