Authorities have released the name of a teenage boy who died in an accidental shooting near Clarksville.


The incident took place at about 4:45pm last Thursday (May 10) at Norton's Pond in rural Clarksville.

An investigation determined that 3 juvenile males were at the scene when the shooting happened.

The boy who was fatally wounded has been identified as 15 year old Kain Schild of Clarksville.

Details on how the shooting happened, were not released.

Schild was a freshman at Clarksville High School; counselors have been helping students cope with the tragedy.

The incident is still under investigation by the Butler County Sheriff's Office.