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Old 01-24-2006, 01:19 PM   #1
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Boy, 8, shoots girl, 7.

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An 8-year-old boy accidentally shot a 7-year-old girl in the arm on Tuesday with a handgun he pulled from his backpack at a day-care center, police in suburban Montgomery County, Maryland, said.

The wounded girl was flown to a local hospital with a non-life-threatening injury, police spokesperson Lucille Baur said. There were six children at the For Kids We Care day-care center at the time the shooting and no one else was injured, she said.

The shooting happened just before 7 a.m. as the boy was handling the gun, which he brought to the center in his backpack, Baur said. Officers were investigating how the boy happened to have the weapon.

The children were attending a before-school program at the facility, which is located in an apartment complex in Germantown, Maryland.

Only in US of A.
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Old 01-24-2006, 01:41 PM   #2
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wow, thats just FREAKING WRONG!!!! i dont beleive this... parents need to watch their children more carefully, becuase this is unacceptable...
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Old 01-24-2006, 01:45 PM   #3
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That is messed up... Seriously how does an 8 yearold get a hold of a gun?
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Old 01-24-2006, 01:45 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by AMG_POWER
...Only in US of A.
Go ahead and sing the Bruce Springstein anthem!

D.C. is one of the most violent cities in the U.S. and the neighboring cities of that Tri-State area (MD, VA, D.C) are affected heavily.
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Old 01-24-2006, 02:39 PM   #5
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what, the, ****. Daycare????

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Old 01-24-2006, 05:25 PM   #6
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Better start putting metal detectors on the exits of delievery rooms now. Apperently some kids are born with guns!
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