Reports are that the incident was a murder-suicide.
JACKSON, Ohio (AP) _ Authorities say two boys found fatally shot in a southern Ohio home were half brothers. Jackson City Police have identified the boys as a 12-year-old Austin Wiseman and 9-year-old Blake Campbell. They say they lived together at their grandparents' home, where the shootings occurred Wednesday in an upstairs bedroom. Authorities said no one else was at home at the time and that a .44-caliber handgun was recovered.
Media outlets report that the coroner has ruled the incident a murder-suicide in which the 12-year-old boy shot his brother before turning the gun on himself.