Police say a two-year old boy shot himself accidently after finding a loaded handgun on the top of a dresser.
It happened yesterday (5/25) at a home in the Meherrin area of Lunenburg County.
Police say the two-year old was alone in the bedroom when he found and fired the gun.
He was taken to VCU Medical Center, but his condition has not immediately been disclosed.
The Lunenburg County Sheriff says the boy and his parents were visiting the residence and an investigation is underway but no charges have been filed.