Police: 13-year-old shot, killed after cousin falls from hoverboard

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ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Police in Florida say a teen riding a hoverboard and holding a gun, apparently lost his balance and shot and killed a 13-year old boy.

According to an arrest affidavit filed in Orange County, police were called to a home in Orlando on Sunday after a report that a boy was shot in the back of the head.

The report says 13-year-old Lovardo Fisher, 18-year-oldĀ Brandon Louis and 18-year-old Widmar Morame were in a bedroom playing video games.

Louis told police that he found a gun under a bed and while riding a hoverboard, lost his balance.

The teen told police the gun “went off,” hitting Fisher in the back of the head.

Fisher was takenĀ to a local hospital in critical condition. He died Monday from his injury.

The Orlando Sentinel reports that Louis and Morame are Lovardo’s cousins.

Police say the gun belonged to Walter Morame, a convicted felon who was not home at the time of the shooting.

Morame, 35, has since been arrested and charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Other charges are pending, while the Orange County Sheriff’s Office investigates the case.