PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) — A three year old accidentally shot himself Sunday afternoon at the Creekside Apartments on Druid Road, according to Clearwater police.
Authorities responded to the apartment complex just after 3 p.m. According to preliminary information from police, the gunshot wound was self-inflicted.
Detectives say they are trying to determine what led to the apparent accidental shooting and how he got the gun in the first place.
The toddler was taken to All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg and is reportedly in stable condition. No further information is expected to be released Sunday evening.
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