Wednesday night a 7-year-old boy died after a drive-by shooting in Brookhaven.
The 7-year-old has been identified as Quintavious Allen Jr.
The deputy coroner for Lincoln County says he passed away last night at 9:40 after being airlifted to UMMC.
Update 9:50 pm
A 7-year-old boy is in critical condition after being shot during a drive-by shooting.
The police chief confirms, the child was shot with what appeared to be an assault style weapon.
An investigation is underway.
According to Police Chief Kenneth Collins, a 7-year-old boy was shot in Brookhaven.
The condition of the young boy is currently unknown.
WJTV is currently working to bring more information.