A 6-year-old girl in Missouri died Friday after police said she was accidentally shot in the head by her 12-year-old brother while their parents were at a Christmas party, reports said. Fox 2 Now reported that Maliyah Palmer was shot in the head and died at the hospital. The two were reportedly being watched by a 16-year-old brother.
The 12-year-old reportedly found the 9mm pistol inside a dresser in his parent’s bedroom and fired the gun with his sister was near him. Authorities said that no charges would be filed.