Police: 3-year-old accidentally shot, killed himself

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta police said a 3-year-old boy died after he found a loaded gun and accidentally shot himself in the head. Police spokesman Officer Anthony Grant told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that the shooting happened around 11 a.m. Tuesday. Grant said the boy was hospitalized but later died from his wounds. The boy wasn’t immediately identified. It’s unclear how the child found the gun but the boy’s mother and her boyfriend were cooperating with police. It’s also unclear whether anyone will be charged in the incident. 

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