ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Fla. (WKRG) — Pensacola police are looking for a man wanted for child neglect charges after a five-year-old was found shot on Jan. 20 at Pensacola village.
Timothy Dortch is wanted for improper storage of a firearm and child neglect after a 5-year-old child accidentally shot themselves in the foot.
Dortch placed the gun under a pillow on a bed, where it was later found by the child.
The child then accidentally shot themself in the foot. The child was then taken to a hospital where he may need surgery to fix his foot.