Dallas 4-years-old Finds Grandfather’s Gun, Shoots Himself

Dallas 4-years-old Finds Grandfather's Gun, Shoots Himself

A 4-year-old child was visiting his grandfather who lived in the 8200 block of Campanella Drive.  The child wondered into the grandfather’s bedroom and found a gun underneath the pillow.  The child accidentally shot himself in the shoulder.  The child is currently at Children’s Hospital with injuries that does not appear to be life threatening.  During the time of the shooting, the mother of the 4-year-old was in a separate bedroom attending to her infant child and the grandfather was in another area of the house.  Child Abuse investigators are currently looking into the incident.  There have been no charges filed at this time.