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Luce County teen charged in shooting death of his 10-year-old sister

Police arrested a 14-year-old boy Tuesday night at his Lakefield Township home.
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Published: Feb. 24, 2021 at 6:52 PM EST
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LAKEFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WLUC) - A 10-year-old girl was shot and killed by her brother in Luce County, investigators say.

The Michigan State Police Sault Ste. Marie Post says troopers were called to a home in Lakefield Township around 8:00 p.m. Tuesday.

A 10-year-old girl was dead. The investigation revealed her 14-year-old brother pulled the trigger. He was found at the home and arrested.

The teen was arraigned on one count of open murder. He is being held at the sault tribal juvenile detention facility.

Names are not being released because of the siblings’ ages.

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