Youngest victims dominate gun violence headlines from around the US this week:

Gun violence headlines from around the US: 07.04.12

Storified by #GunCrisis · Wed, Jul 04 2012 06:24:44

A child was among the victims of a double murder and suicide in Brooklyn.
Boy, 7, shot deadA dedicated single father dropped off his 7-year-old son for a weekend with his beloved Brooklyn grandmother – only to have the child sho…
Couple’s son kills gunman at triple murder scene in Sacramento:
4 Killed In Sacramento Home Shooting, Police Believe Gunman DeadSACRAMENTO, Calif. – The suspect in a California home-invasion robbery that left four people dead, including the gunman, was a paroled ga…
A two-year old accidentally shot and killed himself in South Carolina.
Toddler Shot & Killed Himself In Anderson County, Coroner SaysBy: | Published: July 04, 2012 A two-year-old child accidentally shot and killed himself while playing with a gun that belonged to a Ande…
Another two-year-old survived an accidental shooting in Florida:
No charges in case of 2-year-old who shot himselfThe owner of a gun with which a 2-year-old boy shot himself over the weekend will not be charged. The boy picked up the .40-caliber Smith…
The man suspected of shooting a woman and child Monday in Michigan has apparently taken his own life.
Update: Batavia Twp. shooter identified; victims recovering from Monday incidentMark Jason Valentine, 39, apparently took his own life Monday evening, after holding former girlfriend, Ashley Bischoff, 24, captive for …
Mourners gathered Tuesday for the funeral of a child who was killed by a stray bullet while sleeping at his home in Minneapolis last week:
5-year-old shooting victim Nizzel George remembered at funeral5-year-old shooting victim Nizzel George remembered at funeral The north Minneapolis community came together Tuesday morning to grieve wi…

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