Baby kills self with parent gun that was STORED UNDER A PILLOW!! Parent obviously used placed it there at night and then forgot the next day with horrendous consequences. I say one of the parents is going to jail.
Parents' Gun Used In Boy's Fatal Shooting - Connecticut News Story - WFSB Hartford
JEWETT CITY, Conn. -- Police are investigating whether a toddler used a gun stored beneath a pillow in a Jewett City home in what is being called an accidental shooting.
Lt. Paul Vance of the state police said that 2-year-old Wyatt Matteau died after shooting himself in the face with his parents' gun.
Wyatt was airlifted to Hartford Hospital after the shooting at a home on Green Avenue at about 9:30 a.m, Vance said.
The boy's parents were home with Wyatt and their infant daughter, police said, but Wyatt was alone in a room when the shooting occurred....