A South Carolina toddler by accident shot and killed his personal mom Wednesday, officers stated.
The three-year-old grabbed the unsecured gun shortly earlier than 8 a.m. and shot his mom, Cora Lyn Bush, of their Spartanburg house, the sheriff’s workplace stated in a Fb publish.
The 33-year-old mom died two hours later at an area hospital.
The kid’s grandmother, who witnessed the homicide, informed authorities the toddler was chargeable for her daughter’s demise after “getting access to an unsecured firearm,” police stated.
The Spartanburg Sherriff’s Workplace stated her account “corroborated with each the proof on the scene and the damage to the sufferer,” although an investigation stays lively.
Officers haven’t launched any additional info. A forensic post-mortem was scheduled for Thursday.
“Please maintain the household of Ms. Bush in your ideas and prayers throughout this time of loss and grief,” the sheriff’s workplace stated.