MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Police say the toddler, who shot himself with his parents’ gun, is recovering and his condition seems to be improving.READ MORE: Florida Prepaid College Program, More Than $200 Million In Refunds Go Unclaimed
Three-year-old Darnel Mundy, after accidentally shooting himself in the head Tuesday, seems to be getting better as his brain swelling has gone down dramatically, police said.
The boy’s mother, Dorphise Jean, said her son was looking for an iPad when he found his father’s gun in a drawer and pulled the trigger.READ MORE: Rabies Alert For Portion Of Weston After Fox Tests Positive
Jean said she and the boy’s father were sleeping when they heard a gunshot just before 6 a.m.
The toddler, who was awake and crying, was taken to the hospital and listed in critical condition Tuesday.MORE NEWS: Rabbit Shot In Face With Blow Dart, Successfully Healed, Released Back Where He Was Found
So far, no charges have been filed.