Frederick police are investigating the death of a 3-year-old boy who apparently died from a gunshot wound to the head yesterday morning.

Police said the boy’s mother called police to say the boy had apparently fallen, he was bleeding from the head, and he wasn’t breathing. First responders found a semiautomatic handgun near the child, and the weapon had been fired.

The boy was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital in Lafayette, where he was pronounced dead.

The police department has not released the boy’s name. No arrests have been made in the case.

Full story: Denver Post