Toddler dies after accidentally shooting himself with an unsecured gun in family friend’s home


A two-year-old boy died after he supposedly shot himself with an unsecured gun while at a family friend’s apartment.

Authorities said Jayden James Piedra, two, of Jacksonville, Florida, was pronounced dead at a hospital on Saturday after sustaining a gunshot wound earlier in the day.

The shooting was said to have occurred at about 10.16am while Jayden, his mother, and his seven-year-old brother were visiting a family friend.

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