NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A gift-giving event for foster children went terribly wrong. A teddy bear came wrapped with a gun and then got into the hands of a child.
It was a Christmas morning in Harlem that turned frightening.
What looks like a revolver was discovered by an 8-year-old as she unwrapped a donated teddy bear in front of her foster mom Sheba Anderson.
“She had a teddy bear in there and then she was waving around this gun and I was just shocked,” Anderson told CBS 2’s Amy Dardashtian on Thursday.
CBS 2 Met with the little girl, Natasha, but she wasn’t identified for this story because she’s in foster care. She told Dardashtian when she saw the gun she wasn’t scared…