Cleveland, Ohio- a case has been filed against two brothers regarding a shootout. The brothers have been charged as a 10-year-old boy shot in the back by a stray bullet. This unfortunate incident happened during a music video recording. Both of them have been arrested by the police in action.
Anthony Sumpter, a 20-year-old boy along with his younger brother Darrion Sumpter, 18, has been charged with felonious assault. The incident occurred on Tuesday. A 10-year-old boy became the prey of this shootout. Further, they were arrested on Wednesday. Also, the two are expected to make their first court appearances on Friday.
A music video that had a really tragic end
The shooting happened at about 5 p.m. A group of about 20 people recorded a music video on East 117th Street north of Kinsman Road. As per the content of the video, the Sumpter brothers pulled out guns and fired several shots back at the car. Eventually, the bullets fired struck the 10-year-old boy. The young boy got severely injured.
The condition of the victim
As a result of his unfortunate shootout, the boy was rushed immediately to the hospital. An ambulance took him University Hospitals Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital. The medical staff began the treatment. The hospital spokesperson shared some information about the case. Moreover, the little boy is in critical condition.
The investigation is going on
Police have not identified anyone inside the car that fired the initial shots. Anthony Sumpter has one prior conviction. Also, he has been found carrying a concealed weapon. This drive-by shooting has led to a tragic incident. Likewise, the family of the victim is in a distressed state. Eventually, a proper investigation is being demanded the same.
The Court shall decide
All the charges have been filed. Besides this, the prime accused will make an appearance in the court today. The required documents have been submitted. The condition of the victim is equally important. In the second place, the investigators have checked every fine detail. We wish the little boy a speedy recovery.