A YOUNG boy has accidentally shot and killed his mother at a Wal-Mart store in America.
It is alleged, the two-year-old boy was sitting in the shopping trolley when he reached into his mothers handbag and pulled out a loaded gun.
The gun was accidentally fired once, striking the 29-year-old mother.
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It is reported the woman was shopping with three other children at the time of the incident.
Brooke Buchanan, a spokeswoman for Wal-Mart, said in a statement the shooting was a “very sad and tragic accident.”
It is alleged the woman had a concealed weapons permit.