Alabama boy shoots himself in the finger - WRBL

Alabama boy shoots his own finger

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FAIRFIELD, Ala. -

A young boy in Fairfield, Alabama shot himself in the finger.

Fairfield Police Chief Leon Davis said the five-year-old was playing with his grandparents' gun Friday afternoon when he accidentally shot his own finger.

Davis said the boy was taken to the Children's Hospital of Alabama for treatment. He may lose the tip of the finger.

Police don't expect to file any charges in the accidental shooting.

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