9-year-old boy dies in shooting incident

Editor’s note: The SUN is choosing to not name the siblings involved in the following incident out of respect for the situation.
A 9-year-old boy was shot and killed Friday afternoon in Arboles.

The incident occurred after the victim, Branden Patten, and his two brothers, age 7 and 10, forced entry into an unoccupied home in the Arboles area.

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This story was posted on March 8, 2018.