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United States

3 April 2002

Associated Press

WELCOME, North Carolina — A 2-year-old boy playing outside his home died after he was shot in the head with a large-caliber bullet. Dillon Wilson of Welcome died shortly before 9 p.m. Tuesday at Wake Forest University Medical Center in Winston-Salem, according to a hospital spokesperson. The child was shot shortly before 5 p.m. as he rode a plastic tricycle in the driveway of his home. Davidson County Sheriff Gerald Hege said hospital staff indicated a 9mm or .45-... (GunPolicy.org)

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