- The number of American toddlers getting owned a gun and shoot someone down, rises sharply. The newspaper The Washington Post noted last year that it occurred on average once a week, in the first seventeen weeks of this year are already 23 people become victims of such a shooting.
The latest victim was a mother in Milwaukee, who last week from the backseat was shot by her young child. Since April 20 it has happened seven times a one-, two- or three-year shot himself or someone else.
Usually shoot toddlers accidentally itself. This year that happened eighteen times in which it was nine times fatal. Twice they shot someone dead woman in Milwaukee and a three year old boy in Alabama in February that killed his nine-year-old brother.
Not apply everywhere in the United States as stringent standards for how guns must be stored. According to The Washington Post explains partly the number of incidents.