GAINESVILLE, Fla. (CBSLA.com) — A Florida mom who runs a pro-gun Facebook page was shot by her 4-year-old son Tuesday.
Jamie Gilt, 31, told deputies that she was on her way to pick up a horse when her son accidentally shot her.READ MORE: Prince Philip Laid To Rest As England Mourns; Prince Harry Attends Funeral
The boy was not harmed in the incident.
Her Facebook page — “Jamie Gilt For Gun Sense” — works to protect and expand the Second Amendment.READ MORE: Man Apologizes To Rams Star Aaron Donald For Mistakenly Accusing Him In Pittsburgh Assault
Gilt said she was driving in her pickup with her son in the backseat when he got his hands on the weapon — a .45 caliber handgun — and accidentally shot her in the back.
On Monday, Gilt had boasted about her son’s ability to use a firearm. “My son gets jacked up to target shoot,” she wrote.MORE NEWS: Boy Shot, Killed In Cudahy; Gunman At Large
She was taken to a hospital in Gainesville where she is reportedly in stable condition.