SAVANNAH, Ga. —
Police are investigating the death of an 11-year-old boy who was killed by a gunshot while he and a friend handled the weapon in west Savannah.
Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police say a 12-year-old, who they described as a playmate, has been charged with involuntary manslaughter, reckless conduct and possession of a firearm by a person under 18.
Police say the boys were handling a gun at a house on Church Street around 9 p.m. Friday when it fired.
Police said the 11-year-old, Montrez Burroughs,