Father may face charges after 4-year-old daughter shoots him, herself

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

MILWAUKEE — A 4-year-old girl shot her father and herself when she found her father’s gun, according to WITI.

At about 10:15 a.m. Sunday, the girl got her hands on the firearm and fired.

The child and her father were both sent to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police said the father initially lied about what happened.

According to WITI, he was taken into custody and could face criminal charges.

Must-See Stories

More Must-See Stories


Follow FOX8 on Twitter