LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A woman is charged with wanton endangerment, accused of allowing a toddler to have access to a handgun.
On Feb. 12, Jessica Barkley, 30, place a loaded 9 mm in her nightstand, according to a criminal summons.
Barkley's two-year-old son opened the drawer and grabbed the gun. He then pointed the gun at Barkley and shot her, police said.
Barkley was treated at University of Louisville Hospital.
The toddler was removed from Barkley's custody a few days later.