North Nashville boy, 13, dies after shooting self - WKRN News 2

North Nashville boy, 13, dies after shooting self

Posted: Updated: Sep 17, 2013 4:32 PM CDT

A 13-year-old north Nashville boy has died after shooting himself at his home Tuesday afternoon.

Metro police spokesperson Don Aaron identified the teen as Trevorius Swinger.

He said the boy lived with his grandmother and great grandmother in the 1600 block of 25th Avenue North off Dr. D.B. Todd Jr. Boulevard and was homeschooled there.

The gun was stored in a bedroom in the home.

Aaron said the boy emptied all but one round of ammunition, which he used to shoot himself.

The investigation is ongoing.

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