WALLER, Texas An 11-year-old boy died after being shot by his older brother on accident, according to the Waller Sheriff s Office.

Around 11:30 a.m. on Sunday, medics arrived at a house near the intersection of Joseph and Greenbriar to find a boy shot in the back.

He was taken to a Tomball hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Investigators say that he was shot by his 12-year-old brother in what appears to be an accident. The brother was detained and released to his parents.

The district attorney will review the case and decide if charges should be filed.

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