Gratiot County Man Dies After Being Accidentally Shot By 7-Year-Old Son

Police in Gratiot County say a man is dead after his 7-year-old son accidentally shot him.

Alma police say the accidental shooting happened Friday morning while the family was sleeping.

Police say the boy took the gun from a locked case after finding the keys and accidentally shot his dad.

Child Protective Services are helping the family while state police and the Gratiot County Sheriff’s Office investigates the accidental shooting.