KEYC - UPDATE: St. Cloud Police Say Toddler Shot After Pulling Trigger

UPDATE: St. Cloud Police Say Toddler Shot After Pulling Trigger

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Updated: 12:50 p.m.
St. Cloud police say a 3-year-old boy who suffered a gunshot wound found a loaded firearm at his home and pulled the trigger. 
     Authorities say they are looking for the 28-year-old father of the child who could face charges of negligently storing a firearm and being a felon in possession of a gun. 
     Police were called to the home Monday on a report of a child bleeding. As officers were responding to the call at a residence they learned a woman had arrived at the hospital with her child who had been shot. Investigators say the toddler accidentally pulled the trigger on a loaded gun that was within his reach. 
     Authorities say the boy is in stable condition. 
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St. Cloud police are looking into how a 3-year-old child suffered a gunshot wound. 
     Authorities say they received a report of a child bleeding about 11 a.m. Monday. As officers were responding to the call at a residence, they learned a woman had arrived at the hospital with her child who had been shot. 
     Police say the toddler's injury apparently isn't life-threatening. Authorities provided no further details.