(CLEVELAND, OH) -- An 11-year-old Cleveland girl has died at Rainbow Babies Wednesday morning after being accidentally shot in the head by her 10-year-old brother late Tuesday evening.
The accidental shooting happened when 10-year-old brother found a gun in the closet while searching for school clothes at 2918 E.121st Street.
The boy turned to ask his 14-year-old brother what it was and then it went off, striking his sister in the head.
The girl suffered a very serious brain injury from the accidental shooting and was taken to Rainbow Babies late Tuesday evening.
There were a total of six children and both parents in the home at the time when the gun went off.
Officers learned that the 14-year-old brother was responsible for putting the weapon in the closet and claims that he found the revolver along with a .22 caliber rifle behind an abandoned home in the area of E. 118 Street and Buckeye.
Police have recovered both weapons.
The 14-year-old has been arrested and charged with felonious assault.
Report: WOIO, Cleveland
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