KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A three-year-old was injured in an accidental shooting in Atchison, Kansas Tuesday afternoon.
Police say the child is expected to survive.
Police were called to a home on the 1100 block of Santa Fe at about 2:40 p.m. The child was found with a gunshot wound in the abdomen.
He was taken to a local hospital and then transferred by ambulance to a Kansas City Hospital.
Police say the child found the gun in the second-floor bedroom of the home. It has been ruled accidental.