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Man charged with negligent homicide for accidental shooting death of 13-year-old

Adonis Forbes (Source: Baton Rouge Police Department) Adonis Forbes (Source: Baton Rouge Police Department)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Baton Rouge police have charged a man with Negligent Homicide after an alleged accidental shooting.

Adonis Forbes, 25, was arrested and charged with negligent homicide for the accidental shooting death of 13-year-old Murrain Hawkins.

Forbes told police that Hawkins was babysitting at Forbes's house and that he returned home to check on his kids. Forbes said that he was “working” on his handgun when it fired, hitting Hawkins in the torso.

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