Celebratory Gunfire Kills Boy Attending New Year's Eve Church Service

A falling bullet from celebratory gunfire has killed a 4-year-old boy attending a New Year's Eve church service in metro Atlanta.

DeKalb police spokesman Jason Gagnon tells WSB-TV that it appears the bullet came through the roof of the Church of God of Prophecy in Decatur and hit the boy in the head.

The church's pastor identified the boy as 4-year-old Marquel Peters.