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Investigators: Boy played GTA IV before shooting, killing woman

The exodus of Port Allen city employees continued today as two more quit, bringing the number of people who have left their jobs since Mayor Deedy Slaughter took office in January to six.  WAFB's Kiran Chawla will have a live report from Port Allen tonight on 9News at 5.

Detectives say an eight year old boy shot an elderly woman in the head last night right after playing a violent video game.  Investigators believe the shooting was intentional, but the boy will not face charges.  WAFB's Cheryl Mercedes will have more tonight on 9News at 6.

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