Woman shot and killed with her own gun by 2-year-old while shopping at Idaho Walmart
A woman was accidentally shot and killed Tuesday by a 2-year-old child while shopping at Walmart.
The 29-year-old woman was shopping about 11:15 a.m. with four children at the store in Hayden when she was shot, reported KING-TV.
Investigators said the child reached into the woman’s purse and accidentally fired the weapon.
The woman, who was not identified, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police said she had a concealed carry permit.
The woman was visiting the area for the holidays and lived elsewhere, police said.
The shooting remains under investigation.