Man Pleads Guilty To Accidental Shooting Of Toddler

Posted at 10:21 PM, Jul 17, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-18 09:15:54-04

A Nashville father pleaded guilty to child endangerment after a toddler accidentally shot himself.

Tommy Washington will be on probation for the next year.

In May, a toddler at James Cayce Homes found a gun and accidentally shot himself. Thankfully, the gunshot only grazed the child's face.

Toddler's Face Grazed In ‘Accidental' Shooting

The gun had been left on a bed. According to reports, the 18-month-old wandered away from the dad while he was caring for all four children inside the home at the time.