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Police have shot dead a 12 year old boy who was sat playing on a swing with a toy gun have shot and killed him in Cleveland Ohio.

The young boy was brandishing the toy gun when police responding to an emergency call shot him.

A man called cops to say there was a boy sat on a swing pointing a pistol scaring people, he stated the gun was most likely ‘Fake’.

Police are reported to have requested he put his hands in the air, when he refused resulting in cops shooting the child.

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