Mistrial in Halloween Killing of Boy in Spider-Man Costume — Glen Walker Reports

LOS ANGELES (KTLA) — A mistrial was declared Friday after jurors deadlocked in the trial of a gang member charged in the killing of a 5-year-old boy wearing a Spider-Man costume.

Aaron Shannon Jr. was in his South L.A. backyard, posing for pictures in his Halloween costume, when shots rang out.

He was struck in the back of the head and died the next day.

Glen Walker has details.