Connect with us

News

2-year-old girl dead after accidentally shooting herself at home in Hampton

As of now, no charges related to the shooting have been announced, and the investigation is ongoing.

Published

on

Hampton police are probing the tragic shooting death of a 2-year-old girl on Tuesday.

Responding to a call just after 1 p.m., officers arrived at the 500 block of Marcella Road.

Emergency services discovered the girl with a gunshot wound, and she succumbed to her injuries at the hospital.

Following a preliminary investigation, police revealed that the girl was inside a residence where she inadvertently gained access to a loaded firearm and shot herself accidentally.

As of now, no charges related to the shooting have been announced, and the investigation is ongoing.

This is a developing story that will be updated when more information is available.