Police: 4-year-old boy grabbed gun, shot himself in hand

Boy taken to Riley Hospital for Children

INDIANAPOLIS - A 4-year-old boy shot himself in the hand Monday after removing a gun from his father's safe, Indianapolis police said.

The shooting happened about 12:45 p.m. in the 1700 block of Randall Road.

The boy was taken to Riley Hospital for Children with injuries that were not believed to be life-threatening.

Additional information was not immediately released.

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