A 5-year-old Louisiana boy’s mother is to stand trial for his death after his 9-year-old brother accidentally shot him in the head. She has been detained on charges of child desertion.
The 29 year old woman, Generra Brown left her two kids without supervision at a Marrero home said Col. John Fortunato, a spokesman for the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office.
5 year old Melvin Brady’s mother who is a home health care professional, was busy taking care of a neighbor when her older son found a loaded gun and killed his brother. Melvin was found dead in a bedroom closet with a bullet to the head.