Toddler critically hurt after finding gun, shooting himself

Updated: May. 15, 2021 at 6:35 PM CDT
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MILWAUKEE (AP) - Authorities say a 2-year-old boy remains in critical condition at a Milwaukee hospital after he obtained a firearm and unintentionally shot himself.

Police say the incident happened just before midnight Friday.

A 28-year-old woman from Milwaukee was arrested in connection to the shooting.

Criminal charges will be referred to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office.

No further details have been released.

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