Sgt. Andrew Hefner placed an unloaded black gun inside one of their puzzle cubbies.
WMC Action News 5's Lauren Squires placed five hidden cameras in their classroom.
Parents continued to watch as curious child after curious child found the gun.
All of the parents involved in the experiment say the conversation goes beyond day care and into their social circles, their friends and family. (WMC) – It was a chilling reminder of the importance of gun safety. Monday night's special report on children and guns showed curious kids at a daycare handling and in some cases pulling the trigger onMore >> WMC Action News 5 is urging gun owners to take advantage of a free tool that can save lives.
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