15-Year-Old Is Apparent Russian Roulette Victim

From Times Staff Reports

The body of a 15-year-old boy who apparently had played Russian roulette was found with a gunshot wound to his head, authorities said Monday.

The boy, whose name was not released, died Saturday morning at a relative’s home in the Lake Los Angeles community, said Sheriff’s Lt. Dan Rosenberg. Two of the victim’s cousins were believed to have been present, he said. Charges were not expected to be filed.