St. Louis toddler critical after shooting himself in head

4 years 2 months 4 weeks ago Tuesday, July 21 2015 Jul 21, 2015 Tuesday, July 21, 2015 1:44:42 PM CDT July 21, 2015 in News
By: The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - A toddler is hospitalized in critical condition after accidentally shooting himself in the forehead inside a St. Louis home.

Police say two men are being questioned. Authorities say they are relatives of the 3-year-old and were inside the home when the shooting happened around 9 a.m. Tuesday.

The gun was a semi-automatic handgun. Police are still working to determine the circumstances that led to the boy getting ahold of the weapon.

 

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