Warren County teen indicted for shooting death of 11-year-old cousin


WARREN COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – A teen has been indicted by a Warren County Grand Jury for the death of his 11-year-old cousin.

According to Vicksburg Daily News, Thomas Hardmon, 14, has been charged with manslaughter by culpable negligence in the shooting death of Ra’shawn Wilbert.

The shooting happened at a home on Elizabeth Circle in June 2021. Vicksburg police said the 11-year-old was found with a gunshot wound to the chest and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Hardman was initially charged with second degree murder and given a $150,000 bond by Judge Allen Derivaux.

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