Tag Archives: Accidental shooting

Mom Charged When Child Shot Herself With Loaded Gun

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A Charlotte mom is facing charges after her young daughter shot herself Saturday afternoon. Satuday afternoon, ER staff at CMC Main notified Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police of a patient suffering a gunshot wound. Responding officers spoke with the 7-year-old …Read More

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Man Accidentally Shoots, Kills Cousin With Sawed-Off Shotgun

SALISBURY, N.C. — A Salisbury man is behind bars, accused in the accidental shooting death of his cousin. Just after 11 p.m. on Monday, June, 9, Rowan County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to a possible shooting in the 5200 block …Read More

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Toddler Dies After Accidental Shooting

CHARLOTTE, N.C.  — According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, a 3-year-old has died from an accidental shooting incident Sunday afternoon. It happened in the 700 block of Glasgow Road. In a release, police said detectives believe that the child was inside …Read More

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Man Accidentally Shot By 11-Year-Old Stepdaughter

CLEVELAND COUNTY, N.C. -An 11-year-old accidentally shot her stepfather Friday night according to the Cleveland County Sheriff’s Office. The sheriff said the stepfather, 19-year-old Bryan Scott Reno, had bought the gun Friday in Rutherford County and was showing it to …Read More

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2-Year-Old Shoots Self With Dad's Gun; Parents Facing Charges

ASHEBORO, N.C. – A 2-year-old boy is recovering after Randolph County deputies say he found a handgun inside his home, put it in his mouth, and the weapon fired. Deputies say the toddler found his father’s .45-caliber handgun in his …Read More

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Off-Duty CMPD Detective Accidentally Shoots Himself

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – CMPD is conducting an investigation into an off-duty officer involved shooting last night. An off-duty CMPD detective was at the 6800 block of Philips Place Court when his firearm accidentally discharged.  When the detective realized he was …Read More

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