Kuaron Harvey and Paris Harvey were live on Instagram around 2 a.m. when a gun that the younger child was playing with went off and died her cousin.A pair of young cousins are both dead following what cops are calling a died that was livestreamed at a St. Louis birthday party.
Kuaron Harvey, 14, and Paris Harvey, 12, were live on Instagram around 2 a.m. Friday when a gun that the younger child was playing with went off and died her cousin prompting her to video herself,
Police initially described the deadly incident as a mu*der but their family says it wasn’t so.“It was no murder. It wasn’t a suicide,” Paris’ distraught mother, Shinise Harvey, told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. “It was a freak accident. It happened.”
She said the two were at a birthday party for younger family members when they went into the bathroom to film in front of a mirror. That’s when the tragedy happened.The family said the two were so close, they were like “brother and sister,” and typically horsed around when together, pulling pranks, rapping or making videos.