Teen Dies From Gun Shot

A 14-year-old Livingston County Boy is dead, after being shot with a gun. Police say he found the weapon in his home.

The Livingston County Sheriff's Department said the boy was with a friend in Iosco Township, near Fowlerville, when they found a gun in the garage Saturday evening.

The boy was airlifted to the University of Michigan hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The sheriff's department is still investigating the shooting.


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  • by Paige Location: stockbridge MI on Dec 18, 2009 at 07:22 AM
    i remember the day that timmy protected me from this one guy who wouldnt leave me alone. he pretended to be my boyfriend and told the kid to back off:) timmy was always there for anyone when you needed him whether he knew you or not. he was an amazing guy and will never be forgotten. i know the people i went to school with will remember the days they spent with him. he will forever live on in our heart<3 RIP timmy
  • by Heather Location: fowlerville MI on May 12, 2008 at 10:36 AM
    timmy was great even tho many pple didnt get to know him but most people did every time i saw him he always had a smile on his face and making jokes he was never mean to me most pple were though.. i think the thing that got timmy the most friends was that he was kind to everyone no matter what anyone said and i wish that i got tø get to know him a little more b4 this had happend to him and i just wanted to say that i miss you timmy and that your gone from are lives but not our hearts love you!!!!!
  • by kim Location: utah on May 19, 2007 at 07:50 AM
    Get your facts straight before posting a story, my son died it wasnt my weapon and my son was not playing around with this gun,..,.and I dont believe it was in the garage!!! again check your source before you post stories
  • by Jennie Location: Taunton on May 12, 2007 at 05:32 PM
    i thought this was about my friend Timmy Holmes, Taunton, but it wasnt thanks to God. also i just wanted to say i know how it is to lose a friend. Over the summer of 2006 my friend Amanda Kelley died at the age of 11 becuase of cancer. And i just wanted to give you my sympathy.PEACE
  • by alicia Location: fowlerville on May 4, 2007 at 05:46 PM
    timmy and nick where like brothers. they would hang out together at school. i now that nick didnt mean it. i wish they were here and had fun days. i miss timmy and we will always remember timmy and all the good things that we did together. i wish timmy would get his dreams that he wanted. we love ya timmy! always in are minds.
  • by kris Location: brighton on Apr 23, 2007 at 07:44 AM
    why wasnt this gun locked up with teens in the house? why didnt the parents take care of that right away? why did this kid no where the gun was ? why was there a bullet left in it ? why why wny ?????
  • by Jeff Winiarski Location: Fowlerville M.I. on Apr 17, 2007 at 10:54 AM
    the boy who was shot ands killed on saturday was one of my best friends. his name was timmy holmes. i am going to miss him and so will the football team he played on. it is not going to be th same anymore without him. we went to his mother and fathers house yesterday to give our love to her an there whole family. i was petrified to see his little sister like this. his mom started to breakdown crying. i got through it witout crying. how i did it? i dont know. it was harsh over there. our class wrote a whole bunch of letters and his mom said " i dont even know half these people." in a good way not a bad. after today i dont know what will happen to there family. but i will make sure whenever they need me i will be there for them.
  • by Beth on Apr 17, 2007 at 05:27 AM
    Many many prayers for both families! You are in our hearts and in our thoughts continuously.
  • by Samantha Location: Fowlervill Jr. High on Apr 16, 2007 at 06:11 PM
    Timmy was great he was a really good person to every one and he did not deserve to die and Nick the kid who shot him was his best friend and he should not go to juvie or jail for it. Timmy and Nick were both at my lunch and they had alot of friends and I guess that they were sort of my friends and me and Dannille Donet and I always talked to them and stuff. Its just very devistating to see something like that happen. Timmy was a great friend and very funny. I guess that nick is just glad to be alive.R.I.P Timmy we will miss you!
  • by Jess Location: Lansing,MI on Apr 16, 2007 at 05:04 AM
    awwwww....that is so sad!
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