NOXUBEE COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) – The shooting death of a Columbus teen is ruled accidental.
Noxubee County Coroner R.L. Calhoun says his investigation is complete.
Spenson Bennett Jr., 13, was struck by a bullet at a Noxubee County home on Buggs Ferry Road on December 29th.
Investigators say a gun was dropped and then it fired.
Bennett and his cousins had just returned from a hunting trip.
Calhoun says an autopsy and tests results led to his ruling.