FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE) — Fresno Police are investigating the tragic death of a two-year-old in Northwest Fresno.
Officials said the toddler died after shooting himself in the head.
Police said the toddler was rushed to Valley Children’s Hospital where intense life-saving efforts were made.
Neighbors we spoke with said they are just heartbroken over the incident.
“It’s just very tragic to have that happen,” Bob Wittwer, who lives nearby, said.
Police searching the home of where the toddler shot himself was the scene that Wittwer walked out to early Saturday afternoon.
“We were in the backyard and we heard all the police cars show up and came out to see what happened and um then we saw them take the child away in the ambulance,” he said.
Police said the shooting happened on Saturday afternoon, just before one o’clock, in the 300 block of West Audubon Drive, near Churchill Avenue.
Detectives are intensely…