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12-year-old Trick-or-Treater Fatally Shot

A 12-year-old boy trick-or-treating in South Carolina was killed Friday when a convicted felon sprayed nearly 30 rounds with an assault rifle from inside his home, police said according to a CNNhttp://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,445870,00.html run, AP story.

Quentin Patrick, 22, said he thought he was being robbed after 12-year-old T.J. Darrisaw, his 9-year-old brother, Ahmardre Darrisaw, and their father, Freddie Grinnell were hit by the gunfire after knocking on Patrick’s door around 8:30 p.m., FOX News said.

The family stopped at Patrick’s house on their way home from a Halloween celebration after seeing the porch light on, according to FOX News.

Ahmadre Darrisaw and Freddie Grinnell were release from the hospital after being treated for minor injuries, Myrtle Beach’s Sun News reported.

T.J. was killed from a shot to his head, Sun News said.

Patrick has been charged with murder and assault and battery with intent to kill, FOX News said.