Yorkville Police Investigating Death of 11-Year-Old

Yorkville Police have initiated a death investigation involving an 11-year-old boy.

The juvenile was found deceased the morning of Jan. 28, according to Yorkville police.  He died as the result of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

No foul play is suspected at this time. 
CB January 29, 2014 at 02:06 PM
How deeply sad to read this. My heart goes out to the family
Ashleigh McCallum January 29, 2014 at 04:13 PM
I wish that it was not reported as being "self inflicted", as people often assume it means "intentional" and no one can ever really know what another's intentions are. Regardless, the outcome is the same. It saddens me. My heart goes out to the family.
Dawn Brown January 30, 2014 at 08:30 AM
Such heartbreaking news. May he rest in peace. My heart goes out to the family and his friends.
PatchReader January 30, 2014 at 11:36 PM
Prayers to the mother and father along with their families for the tragic loss of their son. We can only pray that the community supports this family in this sad time.
Brian Sharp January 31, 2014 at 02:36 PM
Please help the family affected. Donate here: http://www.gofundme.com/6jlv04


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