A 6-year-old Battle Creek boy was killed Saturday following a shooting in his home.
Lawson M. Walz was shot in his rural Battle Creek home around noon in an accidental shooting.
Details regarding the specifics of the incident have not been released, but Madison County Attorney Joe Smith said criminal charges were not expected to be filed. Smith said he considered the investigation closed and called it a sad tragedy.
Services will be Wednesday morning at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Norfolk, with visitation Tuesday night.