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Family, Friends Honor Boy Killed By Stray Bullet

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Family and friends gathered Sunday to remember the young boy killed by a stray bullet at a fireworks celebration last Thursday.

Brendon Mackey died after a bullet, apparently fired randomly into the air somewhere near the Swift Creek Reservoir, fatally struck him in the head as he walked with his family.

Mackey was remembered during a memorial service at The Brandermill Church Sunday evening.

Investigators are still trying to find out who fired the shot. They are asking anyone with information to call police at 748-0660.

Stay with 8News for updates.

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