The father of a one-year old child who was accidentally shot in Lincoln County on Sunday is now facing criminal charges.
Moose, the father of the child told officers he had gone outdoors to smoke when he heard a gunshot. He entered the home and he and his wife found the two children, a 1-year-old and a 2-year-old, who were playing in a bedroom. The one-year old had suffered a gunshot wound when a handgun belonging to Moose discharged grazing the 1-year old’s head. The child was taken to an area hospital is and is expected to make a full recovery.