Highgate, Vermont - November 5, 2006
A teenager was shot and killed in Franklin County Sunday.
Police say three juveniles were standing in a driveway off Rollo Road in Highgate. One of them was carrying a hunting rifle. Police say that kid accidentally shot 15 year-old Brad Parker of Highgate. He died at the scene. "It's a very tragic incident, everyone is cooperating and all people involved knew each other, there isn't anything suspicious," said Vermont State Police Lt. Brian Miller.
The shooting remains under investigation. Police say it's too early to say whether charges will be filed.