Search
Explore

Two Toddlers Shoot Their Siblings

9mm HandgunTwo different toddlers shot their siblings in two different states.

A four-year-old in Las Vegas shot his two-year-old sister. The girl is in critical condition. Local police said that “the father was home at the time and the gun appears to have been improperly secured.”

A three-year-old South Carolina boy shot his four-year-old brother. The older boy is “expected to make a full recovery” according to local police. This time the gun was found under the bed at the home of “a family friend” according to the BBC.

Let me reiterate this crucial detail. In both cases, the toddlers found a loaded gun somewhere in the house they were in.

Hopefully everyone will survive these incidents. But the obvious question whenever this happens is why it happened at all. Why have a loaded 9mm handgun at home? Hunting? Protection? Well, then why is it somewhere that a four-year-old can find it?

Ugh. I’ll say again that hopefully everybody survives. And that the guns are locked up next time. Or better yet, not in the house at all.

Source: BBC

Image: SXC

Read more:

Girl Burned By Playground Equipment

Best of Strollerderby July 24, 2009

How To Make a Baby – Time Lapse Video

Video – Parent Tortures Kid With Shrimp

Creepy PSA Poster

Pulling Out is the Same as a Condom

Article Posted 6 years Ago
share this article
facebook twitter tumblr pinterest
See Comments
what do you think?
share this article
facebook twitter tumblr pinterest
See Comments
what do you think?
what do you think?
close comments
Subscribe to the
Newsletter
Welcome to
Settings
Sign Out
Follow us on
Social