5-year-old boy shot, killed in SC

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Officials say a 5-year-old South Carolina boy has died after being shot in the back.

The Richland County Sheriff's Department told multiple media outlets that Adonis Grimes died Friday. Investigators said an uncle and a 3-year-old were with the boy outside a home at the time of the shooting.

Adonis was at Palmetto Health Richland when the shooting was reported to police.

Investigators haven't said how the shooting happened.

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