5-year-old boy shoots 4 year old sister to death


On Saturday afternoon, a five year old boy shot and killed his four year old sister when he shot her point blank in the face in a home in the Upper Kensington neighborhood in north Philadelphia. 911 was immediately called but when paramedics got there, they pronounced the four year old dead at the scene.

The gun that was used in the shooting was discovered to be that of their mother’s boyfriend who feld the scene after the shooting.
He was later apprehended late Saturday evening is being interrogated by the Police.

Sgt. Eric Gripp said police were trying to determine who was in the home when the shooting occurred, CBS Philadelphia station KYW reported.
A neighbor, Crystal Dougherty said the four year old little girl was well-liked in the neighborhood

“She was a great big sister to her little brother,” Dougherty said. “She was very smart, at four years old, she knows her alphabet, her colors.”

“They are outgoing, they are supportive of others. They’re there for me when I was going through rough times, I mean it’s just, it’s, they’re there for everybody,” she said.

Related Posts

Stephen Keshi in Pictures: See the Happy Moment’s in…

1 of 48,397
The girl lived in the home with her mum’s boyfriend Maurice Phillips and her mother Tera Ridd*ck. Neighbors said she had five siblings, three sisters and two brothers.
Ridd*ck was known for being a protective mother who never let her children play outside the home, which is in Philadelphia’s violent Kensington neighborhood.

Police said a weapon was recovered at the scene. No arrest has been made yet.


Join GLtrends On Whatsapp For Updates & Daily Giveaway

  1. Daniel says

    Dat’s horrible

  2. oracle says


  3. harry says

    Bad children

  4. Terence says

    He vex ni

  5. travie says

    God have mercy
    …Rip to d dead

  6. Quadrianho says

    Rip to d deceased

  7. vin says

    such tragedy

  8. amazing says

    Oh no.. What a tragedy

  9. Pospitips says

    This is serious

  10. Kwaraboi says

    Damn boi

  11. Kinns says

    Oh.. Thats Foo.L!sh Kid.. R.I.P to d little kid

  12. naggabo says

    very stupid

  13. adeniyi says

    Too bad man

  14. Sharks says

    Sad news

  15. Larryflex says

    Wat a tragedy

  16. labi says

    Heart broken for their parents

  17. Adeniyi says

    I wish I can know the end story thou

Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published.