In the United States, a three-year-old boy died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. He found the gun on the ground.
A three-year-old boy accidentally shot himself with a gun at his birthday party. As announced by the responsible police department on Monday, the tragedy occurred on Saturday in the town of Porter, near Houston, Texas. Family members and friends gathered for the boy’s birthday and threw a party.
While the guests were playing cards, they suddenly heard a shot! When they checked, they found the 3-year-old boy with a chest wound. According to preliminary information, the gun may have fallen out of a family member’s pocket.
According to the police, the child died of his injuries shortly after the accident. “Our thoughts and prayers are with family and friends in the face of this tragic incident,” police said.