Detroit Teen Killed in Shooting Streamed Live on Instagram

A Detroit teen who was live streaming a video on Instagram and accidentally shot in the head is dead.

This is the most up-to-date information on this senseless fatality.

Accidentally Shot While Bragging

Two 18 year olds were in the living room of a home located in the 17600 block of San Juan on the city’s west side. With them, cash and guns.

The two began streaming about their money and guns on Instagram when the unthinkable happened. While live, one of the two teens placed his finger on the trigger of one of the rifles. The gun went off.

The other teen dropped as he was shot in the back of the head. Despite 911 being called, paramedics were unable to save him, and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

While police have not pressed any charges as of yet, the other 18-year-old was brought into custody while the investigation continues.


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