JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Jackson Police Department is investigating a shooting Thursday afternoon.
Police say a 5-year-old boy was shot after grabbing a gun and accidentally shooting himself.
The incident happened on Del Rosa Drive just after 4 p.m.
The boy was taken to the hospital, but his injuries are not considered life-threatening.
It’s unclear how the boy got a hold of the gun or if anyone will be charged.