The Walmart store where the shooting took place in Hayden, Idaho, 30 December
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Toddler accidentally shoots mother in Idaho Wal-Mart

US authorities say a two-year-old boy accidentally shot and killed his mother inside a Wal-Mart store in Hayden, Idaho.

Kootenai County sheriff's spokesman Stu Miller said the child reached into Veronica J Rutledge's purse, and her concealed gun fired.

Officials have said Ms Rutledge had a concealed weapons permit.

Peter Bowes reports.

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