Police: Indiana Boy, 3, Fatally Shoots Father
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Police say a 3-year-old boy accidentally shot and killed his father after finding the man's loaded handgun in a southern Indiana home. (July 15)

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[Location - Date:][Source:][VO:]POLICE IN INDIANA SAY A 3-YEAR-OLD BOY ACCIDENTALLY SHOT AND KILLED HIS FATHER--AFTER FINDING THE MAN'S GUN.(James Cleveland, Neighbor)"it's just a bad tragedy. I mean he was carrying the gun for his personal safety."(Doug Kirkohoff, neighbor)"I think it's crazy, you know. I think it's irresponsible for one. I mean we have weapons. But he doesn't know where they're at."POLICE SAY 33-YEAR-OLD MICHAEL BAYLESS BROUGHT THE GUN--ALONG WITH HIS FAMILY--TO A HOME HE WAS REMODELING IN TOWN OF SALEM...POLICE SAY IT'S NOT CLEAR HOW A TODDLER GOT AHOLD OF A .45 CALIBER HANDGUN.(Sgt. Jerry Goodin, Indiana State Police)"He picked up the gun and it discharged, striking the victim and he was pronounced dead at the scene."POLICE SAY THE MAN'S WIFE AND THREE OTHER RELATIVES WERE AT THE HOME AT THE TIME--HOWEVER NO ONE ELSE WAS INJURED...POLICE SAY THE DEATH IS A TRAGIC ACCIDENT --AND AN EXAMPLE OF LEAVING A GUN WITHIN A CHILD'S REACH...THE CASE REMAINS UNDER INVESTIGATION AND PROSECUTORS ARE STILL WORKING TO DETERMINE IF ANY ADULT SHOULD FACE CHARGES. [VOICE-OVER][SIGOUT/REPORTER, LOCATION, ASSOCIATED PRESS](****END****) VIDEO SOURCE: WRTVVIDEO RESTRICTIONS:Courtesy, Embargo MARKET EMBARGO (S): Indianapolis