Family says children were playing with their father's gun
A 10-year-old boy accidentally shot his younger brother while playing with his father’s gun in Lahore, the police said on Tuesday.
According to the family, the siblings were playing in a room when they heard gunshots. “When we went upstairs, we saw one of them lying in a pool of blood,” the children’s grandfather said.
The child died on spot. The police reached the site and collected evidence. The body has been moved to the hospital for a post-mortem examination.
The victim’s uncle said that his brother had a gun for security purposes which was lying in the room. “The children were playing with it without realising that it was loaded.”