No one had even spoken to her about ‘real’ guns … #project365

Children-Gun Death

A four-year-old girl accidentally shot dead her four-year-old cousin with a loaded rifle she found under a bed at their grandfather’s Detroit home (pictured). Picture: AP Photo/Detroit Free Press, Romain Blanquart Source: AP

A FOUR-YEAR-OLD girl accidentally shot dead her little cousin with a rifle she found under a bed at their grandfather’s home, according to police.

news.com.au

Nancy always played ‘bang bang’ with her older brothers. Always ran around the house chasing each other with plastic guns. Today though was different. Spending the day at grandfather’s house with her cousin, Nancy and Tim had been playing hide and seek. However, in the process, Nancy hid in her grandfather’s bedroom. While there she found a gun under the mattress. At four, it didn’t occur to Nancy that this could be a real gun. No one had even spoken to her about ‘real’ guns …

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