12-year-old boy still critical after shooting


Wednesday, July 9th 2008, 1:17 pm
By: News 9


NEWS 9

LUTHER, Okla. -- A 12-year-old boy who was accidentally shot by his friend is not expected to live through the day, his family said Wednesday.

John White, of Luther, has been hospitalized since Monday when he was accidentally shot in the head by a 14-year-old friend.

John's uncle, Lucas White, who helped raise the boy, said his nephew will be missed by everyone.

A memorial fund has been established at 1st Bank & Trust in Luther. Donations may be mailed to 1st Bank & Trust, P.O. Box 480, Luther, Okla. 73054.