An eight-year-old boy was shot and killed while sleeping in his bed last night in Detroit. Police say a gunman opened fire on the back of his townhouse, and a bullet went through the window and hit him in the chest. CBS Detroit has identified the boy as Jakari Pearson. His mother was also shot and is still in the hospital.

While cops have not released much information about the shooting, it's being reported as a possible incident of domestic violence.

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