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United States

30 May 2006

WWL-TV News (New Orleans)

The three-year-old son of a St. Charles Parish correctional officer died after he accidentally shot himself in the head while playing with his father's gun Tuesday morning. Deputies said the death was an accident and they are not charging his father, who was distraught and asked that others learn from his tragedy and make sure to keep guns away from children. According to deputies, three-year-old Christian Newman was rummaging around his father's bedroom Monday... (

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