MILLINGTON, TN (WMC) –A man faces costs after an eight-year-faded by probability shot his mother at a baseball sport Tuesday evening.
The shooting took place at USA Baseball Stadium in Millington.
Charles McFarland, seventy six, faces reckless endangerment costs.
Police said the baby came upon the gun within McFarland’s classic World Conflict II Jeep, which modified into as soon as at the game as allotment of a Veterans Appreciation Day.
Officers said the gun modified into as soon as unsecured and the baby picked it up, pondering it modified into as soon as a toy.
His mother modified into as soon as hit by the gunshot and rushed to the well being facility in serious situation.
Millington police said while McFarland had the true to carry the gun, he didn’t clutch impartial correct precautions.
“Precise your weapon while you personal gotten a weapon,” Millington Police Chief Stamp Dunbar said. “Each person’s bought a true to carry while you win a carry allow, but it is a must settle on to make use of customary sense and exact your weapons.
The College of Memphis and Tennessee-Martin were scheduled to play the annual Babe Howard Traditional, but the game modified into as soon as canceled after the shooting.
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