OHIO – Police have charged the parents of a girl who reportedly shot and killed herself last summer.
On Tuesday, the Franklin County Grand Jury indicted 44-year-old Antwan Robinson and 24-year-old Breana Mathews, the biological parents of Serenity Robinson, for the shooting death of their 5-year-old daughter.
The Columbus Division of Police SWAT team apprehended them both without incident.
Police say on July 31, 2021, at 9:45 a.m., officers responded to 2119 Via Da Vinci Ct. on a shooting. The caller stated that his daughter shot herself. The victim was transported to Nationwide Children’s hospital where she was later pronounced dead at 10:36 a.m. Police say the tragedy appears to be accidental.
It is the city’s 191st homicide in 2021.