(FORT WAYNE) - A Fort Wayne mother faces formal charges of neglect of a dependent after her two-year-old son shot her one-year-old son in the face.
Police say 21-year-old Janice Collins was watching TV when the shooting occurred on may 11th.
The younger boy was taken to a hospital in serious condition.
Collins told police she had kept her boyfriend's gun in her home for safety purposes.
She faces two counts of neglect of a dependent, but had not been arrested Monday night.
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