Five-year-old snatches bodyguard’s gun and fatally shoots three-year-old brother while playing – World News

While the bodyguard was praying, there was a deafening bang from a gun and it turned out that the five-year-old child had managed to grab the gun and shoot his brother

A three-year-old boy tragically shot and killed his five-year-old brother in what police have described as an accident

A five-year-old boy snatched a bodyguard’s gun and fatally shot his three-year-old brother while they were playing.

The tragedy happened in East Java, Indonesia, where the youth managed to get hold of the gun while the bodyguard was praying.

The younger sibling was hit in the chin by a fired gun and killed in the horrific incident.

The children were sons of the preacher Arrazy Hasyim, who was traveling with his family.

The group was with his accompanying protection, a police officer known only by the initial “M”.

As the bodyguard prayed, a gun banged deafeningly.

It turns out the five-year-old had managed to get hold of his gun and was playing with it alongside his younger brother.

The older child reportedly managed to get his hands on the gun and shoot his sibling dead


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The bodyguard claimed he put it in a bag and kept it in a safe place before going to pray.

said M Ganantha, Tuban Criminal Investigation Chief CNN Indonesia : “The trial will not be continued by the Tuban police because it is about the victim [family] stated that they are not filing a complaint and have accepted their fate because it was purely an accident.”

However, the bodyguard who was Arrazy Hasyim’s security could face an internal committee of inquiry over the incident.

It is reported that he is being investigated at Propam Police Headquarters for his “negligence”.

“It is clear that the police will take decisive action against these members,” said Gatot Repili Handko of the National Police in the Indonesia Post.

He said the bodyguard was taken to the National Police Headquarters Propam to explain his actions.

The horrifying incident happened at the preacher’s in-laws in Palang village, east Java, on Wednesday afternoon.

It reportedly happened while the bodyguard was praying.

The three-year-old was shot in the chin and died from her injuries


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However, it is unknown how the firearm had reached the first child that resulted in his younger sibling being shot and killed.

Gatot added: “At this time, the individual concerned is still being investigated by Propam to further deepen the chronology of the incident.

“At this point in time we are still awaiting the results of the investigation. Why a toddler can carry a gun is being investigated.”

In Indonesia, the country has strict gun control laws, with only high-ranking figures, law enforcement officials, and military personnel legally allowed to purchase and possess guns.

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