Judicial agents said that a 4 year old in Palestina de Matina shot his 2-year-old sister dead Wednesday morning in the family home.
Agents said that a loaded rifle was the weapon and that the shooting took place while the mother was outside the rural home doing chores. The weapon had been stored beneath a staircase in the home, agents said.
The girl suffered a bullet wound in the right eye, said the Judicial Investigating Organization. The youngsters were not identified.