Police: 3-year-old shot in Kansas City home by another child

No charges have been announced

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Police now say a shooting at a home in eastern Kansas City that injured a young child involved another child pulling the trigger. Police say in a news release that the shooting happened just before 6 p.m. Wednesday inside the home, injuring a 3-year-old boy. The boy was taken to an area hospital and has been listed in stable condition. A police spokeswoman, Officer Doaa El-Ashkar, says detectives have determined that another child under the age of 10 in the home accidentally shot the boy. No charges in the case have been announced.

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