MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) – A man is charged after police say a child got a hold of a loaded gun the man left out in a church gym Saturday.
Giovanni Dallas is charged with unlawful carrying or possession of a weapon, prohibited weapons, and reckless endangerment.
It happened at the family center of World Overcomers Church at the corner of Winchester and Kirby.
Officers say the boy went over to get a basketball by the bleachers and found the gun. When he picked the gun up, it went off.
Officers found out the gun belonged to Dallas, and say he didn’t have a handgun carry permit.