Guard Fired After Boy Finds His Gun InBathroom

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - (03/24/05) -- The security guard who left hisloaded gun behind in the bathroom at TVA Employees CU Tuesday, onlyto be found by an eight-year-old boy, was dismissed from his job.The boy's father was standing in line to conduct a transaction whenthe third-grader went to the bathroom and found a loaded Glock 40sitting on the back of the toilet pointing at him. The gun had beenaccidentally left behind by the guard.

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