Posted by Terry Alexander - email
CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - New information tonight about the accidental shooting Thanksgiving day involving a toddler in Chester.
The child's father, 41 year old Marcus Mitchell, is charged with recklessly leaving a loaded firearm where a child could get it.
Police say he left a gun on a dresser and his 3 year old girl found it and shot herself in the hand.
The toddler has recovered.
Mitchell is expected to appear in court next month.