2 teens charged in accidental shooting death

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Two teenagers are charged in what authorities say was an accidental shooting death of a Kansas City woman.

Jackson County authorities say 40-year-old Tina Castor died Tuesday after she was shot while sitting in a friend’s car.

The two suspects, both 16, were playing with guns in the back seat of the car. Investigators say one of the teenagers, a relative of Castro’s, touched a trigger of a gun and fired a single shot into her back. She died at the scene.

The Kansas City Star reports (http://bit.ly/1iKGnBD ) the teenagers have been charged as juveniles with involuntary manslaughter and armed criminal action.


Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://www.kcstar.com

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