8-Year-Old Boy Critical Following Gunshot Wound To The Head
An 8-year-old boy remains in critical condition following a shooting on Thursday.
Authorities say Jamarion Broom was shot in the head while sitting in the back of a car on Roswell Drive on the southeast side.
The child's uncle, 23-year-old Robert Broom, was arrested on an aggravated assault charge in connection with the shooting.
Family members say the child was in the car with his uncle and a 6-year-old at the time of the shooting.
10TV has learned counselors are at Broadleigh Elementary today, the school Broom attends.