- Associated Press - Friday, September 25, 2015

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) - Police say a 6-year-old boy accidentally shot himself in the hand after finding a gun in an unlocked Battle Creek apartment.

Police say the shooting happened Thursday night. The Battle Creek Enquirer reports (https://bcene.ws/1KyKqT4 ) officers say the boy, who lives in the building, was taken to a hospital for treatment.

Officers are investigating the circumstances that allowed the boy into the apartment of the gun owner, who doesn’t have any children.


Information from: Battle Creek Enquirer, https://www.battlecreekenquirer.com

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