Boy, 4, dies after being shot at Kissimmee home

KISSIMMEE, Fla. — A 4-year-old boy died Thursday after being shot at a home, the Kissimmee Police Department said.


Police said they were called shortly after 9:45 a.m. Thursday to HCA Florida Osceola Hospital, where the boy was pronounced dead.

Investigators said the shooting happened at a home on The Oaks Boulevard near Lake Tohopekaliga.

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They said they do not know the circumstances leading up to the boy being shot.

Police said the boy’s father, Michael Bragg, 32, faces charges of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

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Jason Kelly

Jason Kelly, WFTV.com

Jason Kelly joined WFTV Channel 9 in 2014. He serves as the station's Digital Executive Producer.

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