PHOENIX (FOX 10) — Phoenix Police say a 13-year-old boy is dead after his 16-year-old friend accidentally shot him with a handgun.
Police say 13-year-old Arthur Miles was lying on the floor of a 16-year-old friend's bedroom when his friend entered the room with a handgun he recently obtained. The 16-year-old admitted to messing around with the gun, which resulted in Miles being shot.
Miles was taken to a nearby hospital where he later died. The 16-year-old is currently being held at the Maricopa Juvenile Court Center.