This story will have you screaming mad and very sad at the same time. Do you think the accident is enough punishment for the father?
A father has confessed to accidentally shooting and killing his 4-year-old daughter inside a home in the Kensington section of Philadelphia, a police source told CBS Philadelphia.
It happened around 2:30 p.m. Saturday inside a home along the 200 block of East Mayfield Street.
Investigators say the girl’s father was playing with a gun when it went off and struck the girl in the face. She died inside the home.
Police say the man fled the scene after the shooting but was later taken into custody. His name has not been released at this time.
Police say a weapon was recovered inside the home.