RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — A child is expected to be okay after an “accidental, possibly self-inflicted” shooting Tuesday afternoon.
Richmond Police told 8News a 3-year-old boy found a gun and shot himself inside an apartment on the 5600 block of Petoskey Avenue. According to police, a parent was home at the time.
The child was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. An investigation is underway.
Stay with 8News for updates.