Sunday, January 18, 2015

Dad arrested in shooting of 10-year-old daughter (Colleyville, Texas)


Texas man arrested in shooting of 10-year-old daughter

Published on Sunday, 18 January 2015 14:44

COLLEYVILLE, Texas (AP) — A North Texas man has been arrested after accidentally shooting his 10-year-old daughter while showing visitors a handgun at their home.

Colleyville spokeswoman Mona Gandy tells The Dallas Morning News that the girl was injured late Saturday. She did not know the children's condition.

The bullet went through a wall, striking the girl, who was in another room.

Gandy says the girl's father was arrested on a charge of injury to a child. His name has not been released.