Woman Cleans Gun, Accidentally Shoots Into Apartment With Sleeping Toddlers

A Washington woman was cleaning her gun Sunday morning when the weapon accidentally discharged into an apartment above her where a family was sleeping, the News Tribune reported.

No one was injured in the unit where a one-year-old and three-year-old child were sleeping, authorities said.

The woman was arrested on suspicion of reckless endangerment after the family called 911.

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