US: 2-year-old shoots 1-year-old in the face
However, police are unsure how the child managed to get hold of the gun.
The shocking incident where a two-year-old-kid shot one-year-old sibling in the face while in the car in the Baton Rouge city of US state of Louisiana.
Reportedly, the baby was rushed to hospital in a serious condition after the shooting at the shopping centre car park of north Baton Rouge. However, police are unsure how the child managed to get hold of the gun.
The Evening Standard reported that the two adults were with the children at the time of the incident and rushed the child to the hospital rather than wait on an ambulance.
In a report of AP Police spokesman Sgt L’Jean McKneely said that the shooting was called in to EMS at 7:23 pm eastern time and occurred at a parking lot near a strip mall on Tuesday night.
Reportedly, the child was taken to the Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Centre.
McKeenly also informed that an investigation into the incident is under way.