Florissant police say boy, 3, accidentally shot self at home
FLORISSANT (AP) - Eastern Missouri police said a 3-year-old boy is recovering after accidentally shooting himself with a gun at home over the weekend.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Monday that Florissant police said the boy somehow found the weapon in the home Saturday. The boy's mother called 911 after her son was shot.
Police wouldn't say where the boy was shot on his body, but they described his injuries as not life-threatening. Further details weren't released by police.