Two-year-old boy grazed by gunfire in St. Louis

2 years 11 months 2 weeks ago Monday, March 09 2015 Mar 9, 2015 Monday, March 09, 2015 3:33:25 AM CDT March 09, 2015 in News
By: The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Authorities said a two-year-old boy is in stable condition after his head was grazed by a bullet in St. Louis over the weekend.

Police said the boy and his 21-year-old father were in the front yard of a St. Louis residence on Saturday afternoon when a vehicle approached and someone inside the vehicle began firing shots in their direction.

The boy's father was not injured. He took his child to a local hospital, where he has been listed in stable condition.

Authorities haven't released the child's name or any other details in the shooting.

An investigation is ongoing.

 

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