Sister of 7-year-old shot granted custody

MIAMI (WSVN) - A judge has decided a young boy’s fate after a family tragedy claimed the life of his mother.

The 7-year-old is now in the care of his sister, Naisha Dominguez.

The boy was injured Saturday after, police said, a man shot him and his mother before turning the gun on himself.

Police responded to the scene in Miami — finding the boy’s mother already dead.

The shooter died at the hospital.

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