Wednesday, February 7, 2024
15-year-old charged in fatal shooting in New Brunswick
City News is reporting that "Police in New Brunswick say a 15-year-old has been charged with manslaughter following the fatal shooting of a 16-year-old. The RCMP say they responded to a report of a shot fired at a home on Sands Drive in Moncton Monday at around 9:20 p.m. and found a 16-year-old inside with an apparent gunshot wound. He was taken to hospital where he died of his injuries. At around 10:30 p.m., police arrested a 15-year-old in connection with their investigation. The youth appeared in Moncton provincial court today and was charged with manslaughter. He is scheduled to return to court Wednesday.