Teen Shot Dead After Paintball Game

Sixteen-year-old Dalton Williams of Pierre was shot dead by his friend, Braiden McCahren, after they argued over a paintball game at the latter’s residence in South Dakota.

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Citing an arrest affidavit released Wednesday, this report says the incident took place Tuesday afternoon. The victim sustained a gunshot wound to the chest. He was rushed by paramedics to a nearby hospital but died later.

Williams and McCahren are classmates at Riggs High School.

According to a 16-year-old witness, the accused shooter used a semi-automatic shotgun in killing Williams at the kitchen area. McCahren was arrested at home and is charged with first-degree murder, according to the affidavit.