A terrible reminder to keep your guns in a gun safe at home, especially if you have children comes from Freeman, South Dakota this morning where a 7-year old boy has been accidentally shot and killed by his 9-year old brother.

9-year old Dakota Hofer told police that the boys were playing with what they thought was an unloaded gun. he gun accidentally went off and killed his little brother Sean.

No more information will be available as the case involves juveniles.