UPDATE: Milwaukee boy, 3, shoots and wounds himself

Milwaukee police say a 3-year-old boy shot and wounded himself with a handgun he found in a home.

Credit: WITI

UPDATED Sunday, May 4, 2014 --- 1:57 p.m.

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Milwaukee police say a 3-year-old boy shot and wounded himself with a handgun.

The shooting happened Saturday afternoon. The boy was taken to a hospital for treatment.

A WTMJ-TV report (http://bit.ly/1s7mPio ) says the boy was playing outside when he climbed into his mother's car and found her gun in the glove compartment.

His condition wasn't immediately available Sunday.

Police say no one is in custody.

Copyright 2014: Associated Press

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Posted Sunday, May 4, 2014 --- 1:06 p.m.

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Milwaukee police say a 3-year-old boy shot and wounded himself with a handgun he found in a home.

The shooting happened Saturday afternoon. The boy was taken to a hospital for treatment.

His condition wasn't immediately available Sunday.

Copyright 2014: Associated Press


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