4-Year-Old Michigan Boy Dead After Shooting Himself In The Head

A 4-year-old boy died Sunday in Michigan after suffering a self-inflicted gunshot wound in the head, the Detroit News reported.

Police were called to a Dundee, Mich. home, where they attempted to treat the boy. He was pronounced dead Sunday evening at a hospital in Ann Arbor, Mich.

The owner of the handgun that was used is a 30-year-old Dundee man who has been arrested and charged with manslaughter with gross negligence, the Detroit News reported.

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