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3 Year Old Dies from Accidental Gun Discharge

3 Year Old Dies from Accidental Gun Discharge

TAMPA, FLa (970 WFLA)-A three year old boy dies, after getting into his uncle's backpack and grabbing a 9 millimeter handgun... that went off.@

Debbie Carter with the Hillsborough Sheriff's Office, tells News Channel 8 that the uncle... 29 year old Jeffrey Walker... is charged with culpable negligence. Walker had a concealed weapons permit and bought the gun at a gun shop.

He shared a bedroom with the toddler, Jadarius Speights (spates), at an apartment near 22nd Street and 131st Avenue, near the V-A hospital.

 

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