2-year-old in critical condition after shooting himself in head
A Joliet toddler was hospitalized in critical condition Tuesday after finding an unsecured gun and shooting himself in the head, police said.
Officers were called to a home around 12:15 p.m., found the 2-year-old boy inside and began efforts to save his life, police said.
It appeared the child found the gun in a bedroom, police said.
The child's mother was at the home at the time and was cooperating with investigators, police said.
No further details were immediately available.