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Pro-gun activist is accidentally shot by 4-year-old son

"Even my 4 year old gets jacked up to target shoot with the .22."

Dana Ford reporting for CNN: Jamie Gilt, a young mother from Florida, known to be a strong supporter of pro-gun rights, was accidentally shot by her own 4-year old son, said local authorities. She was immediately taken to a hospital and currently is in stable condition.

Her life was saved by a Putnam County Sheriff’s deputy, who was on patrol when he saw a truck standing across the travel lanes and a woman in the driver’s seat motioning for help. Next to her sat a boy, who was not harmed.

"She was sitting in the driver seat and he was in the back seat, behind her. He shot straight through. The bullet entered her lower back and exited through her abdominal area. It went through her and we recovered the round inside the vehicle. It was a .45 caliber (handgun)," Capt. Joseph Wells said.

The firearm, the boy accidentally used, was legally owned by Gilt. She, being a strong proponent of gun ownership, maintained a Facebook page entitled “Jamie Gilt for Gun Sense,” where she publically posted her views on the gun control policy. As of now, the page in unavailable due to a takedown.

Because of her current condition, Gilt did not undergo an interview with detectives, thus, the details of the situation are still a mystery. Authorities said they won't make a decision on charges until they can speak with the woman.

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