CRIME
01/20/2015 05:27 pm ET Updated Jan 20, 2015

'I'm Sorry, Mom. I Shot Corbin': Mother Recalls Moment 5-Year-Old Fatally Shot Baby

She had just put her 9-month-old down for a nap, turned on cartoons for the older kids and was headed for the dishwasher when she heard a strange "pop" come from the bedroom of the Missouri home.

Alexis Wiederholt, 26, said that as she rushed to investigate the noise, her 5-year-old son appeared and said something that didn't make any sense to her in the moment.

"I'm sorry, Mom. I shot Corbin."

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