Boy in critical condition after accidentally shooting himself

Shreveport, La (KSLA)-A six-year-old boy has been listed in critical condition at LSU Medical Center after he accidentally fired a gun and shot himself in the head. The incident happened at about 1:40 AM in the 6000 block of Tulsa Avenue.

Shreveport Police arrived at the scene and found the boy with a gunshot wound to the head. The Shreveport Fire Department transported the boy to the hospital.

According to Shreveport Police Investigators, the gun had been left in that same room the boy was in before he gained access to it and accidentally fired it.