A five-year-old boy in WILSON, North Carolina was shot in the head at point-blank range in front of his seven and eight-year-old sisters by his neighbor in front of his lawn, The horrendous act has been committed by a 25-year-old guy Darius Sessoms
The young boy’s name was Canon Hinnant, he was riding and playing with his two elder sisters and when while playing he rode his bike into Darius’s front lawn, They apparently had some exchange of words and suddenly Darius pulled out a gun and shot him in the head, The whole thing has happened in broad daylight.
The incident happened on this Sunday, the shocking thing is that that Friday Darius had Canon’s father Austin Hinnant over to have dinner and hang out, the two seemed to be on friendly terms, and suddenly two days later Darius Sessoms pulled the trigger and killed his son.
Darius fled from the scene after the crime but was caught the next day from Goldsboro residence
There are speculations that Darius was having a mental break down or he has a history of mental illness, it will be clarified once the proper investigation has been done.
Canon’s father later said, “I was looking at him as I was picking up Cannon, and I was so full of rage, but I could not leave my son’s side,” he said. “I just wanted to be with my son.”
Hinnant’s fiance called up 911 to report the incident.