5-year-old shoots gun

Published 07/15 2014 08:49PM

Updated 07/15 2014 08:52PM

(KOB) During an arrest on Monday a 5-year-old fired one round of a gun he found behind a bench in his father's front yard.

The boy's dad said his friend hid the gun in the front yard before Albuquerque Police arrived to arrest the man, who was wanted for threats he made at his ex-girlfriend.

As police began to search the man's yard for the suspects gun, the 5-year-old and his younger siblings discovered the weapon and fired one round.

The boy's father is not facing any criminal charges.

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