Uncle Being Held in Prattville for Shooting Death of 2 Year Old Nephew

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By Alabama News Network

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -A Birmingham man is being held in the shooting death of his 2 year old nephew.
   
Police said 24 year old Andre Boykins Jr. was arrested Saturday in Prattville. The arrest came after 2 year old Nazario Boykins was shot and his mother was wounded early Saturday. The child was pronounced dead at a Birmingham hospital.
   
Police said an attempted murder warrant was used to arrest Andre Boykins , but they anticipate upgrading the charge because of the death. They said a domestic dispute led to the shootings.

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