Justin Stanfield Thomas, 35, of Phoenix was shot and killed by a gun fired by his 4-year-old son while his family was visiting friends in northern Arizona.
Prescott Valley police say the shooting occurred just after noon Friday.
The 35-year-old man and his young son were visiting from Phoenix and were at a friendâ€™s house.
Police say the boy somehow found a gun in the homeâ€™s living room and accidentally fired it and a bullet hit his father, who was rushed to a hospital where he died. Police identified the man as Justin Stanfield Thomas.
Police say the boy is with his mother. No other details have been released.