BATTLE CREEK (WWJ/AP) – Police say a 6-year-old boy accidentally shot himself in the hand after finding a gun in an unlocked apartment.
Police say the shooting happened Thursday night in Battle Creek.READ MORE: Michigan Reports 7,505 New COVID-19 Cases, 118 Deaths
The boy, who lives in the building, was taken to a hospital for treatment and is expected to recover.READ MORE: Preserving Legacy, Sister’s Return To Revitalize Childhood Neighborhood, After Seeing Increase In Blight
Police are now trying to figure out how the boy got into the apartment of the gun owner, who doesn’t have any children.
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