Gunfire Outside Bradenton Hospital


It turns out there was a gun shot near Manatee Memorial Hospital in Bradenton this morning.

A boy who picked up a gun he and his father found in a nearby storm drain accidentally pulled the trigger when he picked it up.

No one was injured and there is no apparent damage.

The hospital was locked down while police figured out what happened.

There’s no word on the child’s age but no charges are expected against the father.