2-year-old boy allegedly shoots and kills his father

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A 31-year-old man died in his apartment in Alabama on Tuesday night after allegedly being shot by his 2-year-old son.

The father suffered a gunshot wound to the head, and the police report that no one else was believed to be home at the time of the shooting. Additionally, there was no indication of an intruder entering the home.

Police told NBC News that "this investigation is still in its very early stages, and detectives are not completely ruling out other possibilities."

The toddler's mother returned to the family's home and found the body, calling 911.

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