Mom Shoots Her Own Child While Targeting Loose Dog In Neighborhood


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24-year-old Angelia Mia Vargas from Houston has been charged with deadly conduct with a firearm after accidentally shooting her five-year-old son in the stomach. The woman was outside playing with her son and another family member when a 6-month-old boxer puppy ran out of the neighbor's house and came in close contact with the family. The woman decided to shoot at the dog 3 times and hit her own son. The five-year-old was rushed to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The 6-month-old puppy was grazed on the leg but is fine. The dog's owner was given a Class C misdemeanor citation for having a loose dog.

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