Greenville Toddler Shot


By Rochelle Dean


Authorities say a two year old boy remains in the hospital after police say he shot himself in the upper body.

According to authorities, the child was visiting his grandparents along with his father when thy accident took place. Police say the child put his hand in his fathers pocket and grabbed the gun causing it to fire a round, striking the child.

Police have not released the names of the family involved in the incident. No charges have been filed in the case.

Source: Associated Press

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