A little boy is dead after being shot in the head on Detroit's east side Monday.
Police are calling the shooting of 3-year-old, Elijah Walker of Taylor, a "tragic accident."
Walker and his mother were visiting the house. Family members say his mother was inside the house with the boy and lost sight of him.
She heard the front door slam as he ran out and the next thing she heard was the gun shot. The woman then ran outside and found her son wounded. He later died at the hospital.
The shooter is allegedly an 11-year-old boy but there is no information as to the relation between him and Elijah.
Family members say they will miss his infectious smile.
"He was always smiling," said cousin Jannee Hill. "A happy, happy little boy. Curious, but he was a very happy little boy."
"I just remember the smile he had," said cousin Tameka Cash. "It would make you smile."
Elijah has two older sisters. His mom is a single working mother without insurance. A GoFundMe page
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