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NC mom of 5 accidentally shot after kids find gun in purse: cops

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A North Carolina mother of five was accidentally shot to death after one of her children found a loaded gun in her purse, authorities said.

Cops responded to Gabriel Henderson’s apartment in Cornelius around 7 p.m. on Monday, where they found her dead in a bedroom in the back of the home, according to the Cornelius Police Department.

Officers also found a small semiautomatic handgun on the bed, police said.

They believe the children found the weapon in their mother’s purse. It was not clear who had fired the weapon.

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Henderson’s youngest child was also shot and taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

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