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(NEWSER) – Loaded guns, booze, and a toddler proved tragic in Montana last week when a 26-year-old man who said he was playing "gun tag" with a 3-year-old at a home north of Missoula shot and killed the boy.

Galen Hawk had been drinking whiskey and alcoholic lemonade when he chased after Lonato Moran-Allen—who was holding a toy gun—with a .380 handgun that he says he did not know was loaded. Lonato was hit by a single round in his back, reports NBC Montana. Hawk performed CPR, but the boy died shortly after he was taken to a nearby hospital.

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