Authorities in northern Arizona say a 4-year-old boy has accidentally shot and killed his father at a Prescott Valley home.
Prescott Valley law enforcement officials say the shooting occurred just after noon Friday.
The 35-year-old male and his young son were visiting from Phoenix and were at a friend’s house.
Cops say the boy somehow found a gun in the home’s living room and accidentally fired it and a bullet hit his father, who was rushed to a hospital where he died. Investigators identified the male as Justin Stanfield Thomas.
Cops say the boy is with his mother. No other details have been released.