From The Tribune staff reports
GREENSBORO — Authorities here report that a 4-year-old boy has died of an apparent accidental discharge of a firearm.
When first responders arrived at the scene, the child was “critically wounded” from what appeared to be an accidental and self-inflicted gunshot wound. The child was transported to a local hospital.
He was later pronounced dead.
While the shooting appeared to be accidentally self-inflicted, Greensboro Police Chief Michael Hamilton said that the case remains under investigation.