DENVER (CBS4)– Police in Denver are investigating a shooting over the weekend that involved a 3-year-old. Police said the shooting happened about 5:20 p.m. Sunday in a vehicle in the 1700 block of South Pecos Street.
The victim was transported by private vehicle to a local hospital. The child was suffering from a gunshot wound.
Investigators said the shooting appears accidental and self-inflicted.
The child remained in critical condition Monday.
Police have not made an arrest at this time.
UPDATE: At about 5:20 p.m. on Sunday, April 17th, a three-year-old boy was transported by private vehicle to a local hospital suffering from a gunshot wound. At this stage of the investigation, it appears the shooting was accidental and self-inflicted… #Denver 1/2
— Denver Police Dept. (@DenverPolice) April 18, 2022