The father of a toddler who fatally shot his mom at their Florida house as she was on a Zoom call with coworkers has been charged within the case, prosecutors stated Tuesday.
Veondre Avery, 22, is dealing with expenses of manslaughter and failure to securely retailer a firearm after his 2-year-old son discovered his gun and shot the 21-year-old mom, Shamaya Lynn, within the head on Aug. 11, in response to the Seminole-Brevard State Attorney’s Office.
The child discovered Avery’s firearm inside of a toddler’s “Paw Patrol” backpack that was on the couple’s bed room ground, prosecutors stated.
Stunned colleagues of Lynn witnessed the capturing and one of them known as 911.
Avery, who was not there on the time, arrived house shortly after and likewise frantically known as 911.
“I literally just got home. And I come in the room and my girlfriend, she was working on the computer, she’s just laid back. There’s blood everywhere!” he stated.
“Come on! Come on! Come on! Come on now, hurry, please hurry! Please! I don’t know what happened, I just went in the house. I just came through the door!” the boyfriend continues.