Arkansas Teenager Fatally Shoots Mom

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MABERRY, Ark. (KARK)- The Woodruff County Sheriff’s Office tells KARK in Little Rock, a woman was fatally shot by her 13-year-old son.

Deputies received a call around 4:40 p.m. Thursday to a home off County Road 790 in Maberry.

Woodruff County Sheriff Phil Reynolds says the 45-year-old woman was shot in a driveway on the family’s property, reports KARK. 

Sheriff Reynolds says the teenager and the grandfather, who called 911, are being interviewed by deputies and the Arkansas State Police.

Despite the case being investigated as a homicide, investigators say it’s too soon to know if the shooting was intentional or an accident.

Sheriff Reynolds says the shooting happened in the grandfather’s driveway.

The victim was shot once and died at the scene, according to authorities.

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