Six-year-old girl shoots herself in the head

By: Matt McGovern Email
By: Matt McGovern Email
Police say the mother of the girl told them she was holding the gun for someone else when her child somehow got a hold of the gun.

A six-year-old girl accidentally shot herself in the head late Sunday night at a home on Aransas on the city's East Side.

SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS (WOAI) - A six-year-old girl accidentally shot herself in the head late Sunday night at a home on Aransas on the city's East Side.

Police say the mother of the girl told them she was holding the gun for someone else when her child somehow got a hold of the gun.

The girl was taken to University Hospital where she was pronounced dead.

The Bexar County Medical Examiner has identified her as 6-year-old Jennilynn Montana.

Police have not said whether they plan to file charges in the case.

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