Savannah Ramirez, 19, accidentally shot her 22-year-old brother Manuel Ortiz in the head on New Year’s Eve after posing for a Facebook picture. Ortiz died instantly from the gunshot wound.
The two siblings were out partying and drinking together in Phoenix, Arizona for New Year’s Eve when they came home and began playing around with the gun. According to reports, the accidental shooting happened around 6:00 a.m. Monday morning. Two other people were with them but it has not been confirmed whether or not anyone knew the gun was loaded.
Ramirez is currently being held in custody while police investigate the shooting.