Prosecutor Kym L. Worthy has charged Shecolby Lemay Green, 29 (DOB: 02/02/1988), of Detroit, in connection with the non-fatal shooting of her nine-year-old son.
On March 25, 2017 at approximately 10:00 a.m., in the family home located in the 5500 block of the John C. Lodge Service Drive, it is alleged that the victim was in Greenâ€™s upstairs bedroom, found a hand gun in Greenâ€™s purse and shot himself in the right hand. Green called 911. EMS responded to the scene and transported the victim to a local hospital for treatment. He is expected to recover from his wound.
Green has been charged with Child Abuse â€“ Second Degree and Felony Firearm*. She was arraigned this afternoon before Magistrate Bari Blake Wood. The probable cause conference is scheduled for April 10, 2017 at 8:30 a.m.; the preliminary examination is scheduled for April 17, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. Both hearings are before Judge William McConico in 36th District Court. The defendant received a $50,000/10% bond.
*The charges are allegations and defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.