Boy, 12, Dies After Shooting Himself in Head at Boy Scout Camp in San Diego
An 12-year-old boy died after apparently shooting himself in the head at a Boy Scout camp in San Diego, according to multiple reports.
The shooting was initially reported shortly after 7:30 a.m. at Fiesta Island in Mission Bay, according to KTLA 5 sister station Fox 5 San Diego.
The boy was pronounced dead at the scene, the television station reported.
His death was being investigated as a suicide, according to the Los Angeles Times.
Police have removed a firearm from the scene, the Times reported.
The boy, whose identity has not been released, belonged to a troop from Las Vegas, according to the Times reported.