Boy, 9, charged with juvenile manslaughter in brother's shooting death

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Posted: Friday, April 25, 2014 12:00 am

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska prosecutors charged a 9-year-old boy with juvenile manslaughter for fatally shooting his 4-year-old brother in the head with a .22-caliber rifle.

The boy, whose name was not released, has been taken from his family's home in Hastings, about 170 miles southwest of Omaha, and placed in the home of another relative.

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