Toddler Playing with Shotgun Accidentally Shoots Another Toddler

Two toddlers were playing with a loaded shotgun the found inside a Baltimore home Monday when one toddler accidentally shot his three-year-old friend in the leg.

Officers arrived to the scene in southwest Baltimore shortly after the incident and found the three-year-old inside the home with a gunshot wound in his lower leg. He was taken to a nearby hospital, but his injuries are not life-threatening.

There are few further details on the case, but detectives determined that the two toddlers were playing unsupervised when they gained access to the shotgun, local news outlet WBAL reports.

The investigation into the event is currently ongoing.

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