Parents Arrested After Two-Year-Old Fatally Shoots Himself
It's every gun owner and parents worst nightmare. A two-year-old little boy picked up a handgun and accidentally shot himself in the head. Now his parents have been arrested.
The horrible accident happened on November 4th in Baker City, Oregon. The little boy was flown to Boise but later died.
Now, Peter Mankins and Diana Goodman have been arrested, facing second-degree manslaughter charges, negligent homicide, and unlawful possession of methamphetamine.
They are currently sitting in the Baker City Jail.
According to KTVB, both parents were home when their son, Liam Paul Lee Mankins picked up the handgun and shot himself in the head.
A horrible tragedy all the way around. How do you feel about these charges? Would it change your opinion if drugs were not involved?
Keep in mind that the exact circumstances of this tragedy have not been released.