Texas Man Charged with Shooting Daughter While Showing Off Gun

COLLEYVILLE, Texas (KRON) — A Texas man’s planned show-and-tell of his gun has landed him in jail.

Investigators say 53-year-old Steven Johnson had taken out his gun at his home in the Dallas suburb of Colleyville to show it to visitors.

At some point the weapon discharged, police say. The bullet passed through a wall and then struck Johnson’s 10-year old daughter.

She was taken by Lifeflight helicopter to Children’s Medical Center in Dallas. Her condition has not been released.

POlice say they arrested Johnson for felony injury to a child.

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