8-Year Old Accidentally Shoots Man in Head From Room Above, Police Say

8-Year Old Accidentally Shoots Man in Head From Room Above, Police Say

February 12, 2013 Updated Feb 12, 2013 at 12:32 PM EDT

A scary scenario in California this week.

According to a report from the Los Angeles Times, police said an 8-year-old California boy accidentally shot a man in the head after finding a loaded gun.

The boy fired a shot into the floor of the room he was in and the bullet passed through the floor and hit a man in the top of the head in the room below, according to the Los Angeles Times report. The man is expected to survive, according to the Times report.

Read the Los Angeles Times report HERE.




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