Charge Brought up in Danville Toddler Shooting Case
Danville, VA- Danville Police say a charge has been brought up in the accidental shooting that sent a 22-month-old girl to the hospital earlier this month.
Officers say the father of the victim, 27-year-old Quinton Carter of Danville was charged with allowing access to a firearm by a minor.
Police say on August 4th, a six-year-old relative of the toddler got hold of a handgun and accidentally shot it off.
The bullet went through a wall hit the 22 month girl in the back in another room. The victim continues to recover in a rehab facility in Norfolk.