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2-year-old boy died from self-inflicted gunshot wound, police say


A 2-year-old boy was shot and killed this afternoon at his family’s home.

The incident took place at about 12:50 p.m. at 8400 Knox Street at Acres Homes in northwest Houston, police said.

HPD homicide investigators, Commanders and PIO will be responding to 8405 Knox for apparent accidental shooting involving a male juvenile. Juvenile transported to Tx Children’s and pronounced deceased. Incident occurred about 1250 p.m. No other info at this time.