Jul 28, 2014 1:25 PM by Letitia Walker
Eunice Police say a 7-year-old accidentally shot a Eunice man just after midnight Monday. Chief Ronald Dies said it happened on Manuel Street. The victim was shot in the leg with a 9 mm semi-automatic handgun.
Police say the 7-year-old found the gun and thought it was a toy. As soon as the child picked up the gun it accidentally fired and struck the 17-year-old victim. The victim is expected to make a full recovery.