3 Year-Old US Boy, Shoots Himself Dead

Published: 28th February 2015 04:20 PM  |   Last Updated: 28th February 2015 04:20 PM   |  A+A-


WASHINGTON: A three-year-old Texas boy died after accidentally shooting himself in the head at home, US media said.

The little boy, who was home in Houston with his mother and brother at the time, was rushed by helicopter to a hospital in critical condition but later died, said the NBC news station KPRC.

He has not been named.

 "I think it's horrible. I think it's horrible when any child gets shot," neighbor Kristine Longwood told KPRC, which cited detectives as saying it appeared to be a tragic accident.

Stay up to date on all the latest World news with The New Indian Express App. Download now


Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp