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2-year-old shoots both parents and injures himself in West Bath Wednesday



Photo courtesy of Fall River Police

A 2-year-old boy shot his parents and injured himself after shooting a gun Wednesday.

According to Bangor Daily News, police responded to New Meadows Road in West Bath at approximately 8 a.m. after a call came in for multiple injuries from gunshot wounds at a home.

Police stated that the handgun was found by the child on a nightstand and the boy proceeded to then fire the gun.

The 22-year-old mother, suffered a leg injury and his 25-year-old father suffered a head injury from the shooting. The child suffered from facial injuries due to the recoil from the gun.

All three were taken to the hospital.

Bangor Daily News stated that a 3-week-old baby was present at the time of the shooting and was given to a grandmother who lives at the home, but was not there at the time of the shooting.

The incident remains under investigation.



  1. Jake Perry

    May 12, 2021 at 7:14 pm

    OMG…These poor parents were eating popcorn and watching a Netflix movie when this happened. They were not high on fentanyl or meth. They go to church every ah every once in a life time.

    • Lori

      May 12, 2021 at 7:41 pm

      What does going to church have to due with it?

      • Devin

        May 15, 2021 at 11:45 am

        Jesus will forgive them for leaving a gun on their nightstand with a 2 year old in the room.

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