makayla manners & mother

*A gun lying around the apartment of one family has left a 4-year-old girl in critical condition with a gunshot to the face.

The shooting occurred on Monday night while the girl’s mother is said to have been outside talking to friends.

The girl is now at Jacobi Medical Center in the Bronx, according to a report by the New York Daily News.

Investigators conclude that Makayla Manners accidentally shot herself in the face with a semiautomatic handgun around 10:30 p.m. after finding the weapon in the family’s second-floor apartment in Yonkers.

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