Jackson County Sheriff’s Office Investigating a ShootingMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Jan 31 2018 12:57 PM
On Friday January 26, 2018 approximately 8:30 pm the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office received a report of six year old male identified as Ervin Gerard Sims Jr was shot in the head area at a residence on Townhouse Dr. Ervin was airlifted and transported to Sacred Heart where he is reported to be in critical condition.
During the investigation it was determined that a family member had accidently fired the handgun.
On Tuesday January 30th, Ervin never recovered and was pronounced deceased. This is a continuing investigation.