Father to be charged after son's shooting death

- The father of the 9-year-old boy who died after a gunshot wound to the head will be charged in connection with his son's death.

Authorities say Daylen Head found a loaded shotgun that was not secured and shot himself. This happened earlier this week at a home in the 6600 block of Barton in Detroit.

Daylen's father, Christopher Head, will be charged with several counts, including second-degree murder. Other counts include manslaughter, child abuse and several weapons charges.

Daylen's school, The Academy for Business and Technology Elementary School has set up a GoFundMe account to help cover his funeral expenses.

The Academy for Business and Technology Elementary School family has lost one of its own, to a tragic accident on...

Posted by Academy for Business & Technology Elementary on Tuesday, November 10, 2015


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