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3-Year-Old Boy with Gun Kills Aiken County Man! Boy’s Father Charged with Murder

205934-2A Graniteville man gave his 3-year-old son his gun Tuesday to chase around another man, and the weapon fired and killed the victim, authorities said.

Because of his carelessness, authorities charged gun owner Albert Davis with murder in the death of 24-year-old Timothy Raheem Johnson.

The incident occurred around 3 p.m. Tuesday outside a trailer near Beckham Road in Gloverville, authorities said.

“Witnesses told investigators that Davis had given a 3 (yoa) child his handgun to chase the victim Timothy Raheem Johnson (24 yoa), around the yard when the handgun was discharged striking Johnson in the chest,” sheriff’s Sgt. Steve Shunn said in a press release.

22365236_498732473836942_1299583822505119896_nDavis was transported to the Aiken County Detention Center and is being charged with Murder, Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Violent Crime, Possession of a Stolen Handgun, Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor and Unlawful Conduct to a Minor.

ATF (RAGE Task Force), the Aiken County Solicitor’s Office, SC DSS and the Aiken County Coroner’s Office assisted with this investigation.

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  • Michael Dillon

    Good

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    Monopoly or chute and ladders not so popular in da hood.

    • Bill Garr

      i hear cops & robbers is doing real well

      • BlackJackShellac

        Outstanding

        • Bill Garr

          not out there (” out – standing “) . not on your life or mine for that matter ! ! ! !

      • Anna Bobanna

        Cowboys and Indians is a favorite there, too.

      • Anna Bobanna

        Cowboys and Indians is a favorite there, too.

      • Anna Bobanna

        Cowboys and Indians is a favorite there, too.

      • Anna Bobanna

        Cowboys and Indians is a favorite there, too.

      • Anna Bobanna

        Cowboys and Indians is a favorite there, too.

        • Bill Garr

          I don’t know Anna, cowboys had 6 shooters ( but at least they knew how to hold them ) and indians had bows and arrows , I think they would have been a little out gunned ,but they damn sure have the spirit ! ! ! !

        • Bill Garr

          I don’t know Anna, cowboys had 6 shooters ( but at least they knew how to hold them ) and indians had bows and arrows , I think they would have been a little out gunned ,but they damn sure have the spirit ! ! ! !

        • Bill Garr

          I don’t know Anna, cowboys had 6 shooters ( but at least they knew how to hold them ) and indians had bows and arrows , I think they would have been a little out gunned ,but they damn sure have the spirit ! ! ! !

  • Anna Bobanna

    I’m a bit confused. The article calls him a gun owner and then says he was charged with possession of a stolen gun. Which one was it?