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12-year-old charged in fatal shooting expected back in court

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

A 12-year-old is expected back in juvenile court Tuesday charged in the shooting death of an 11-year-old family member. 

Savannah police say the boys were playing with a gun at a house on Church Street when the gun went off, striking Montrez Burroughs in the chest.  He later died from his injuries. 

The 12-year-old is being charged with involuntary manslaughter, reckless conduct and possession of a firearm. He is being held at the Regional Youth Detention Center.

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