Information Release – Shooting

Information Release

Release Time: 2/14/2014 @ 10:29 pm Location: 2009 W. Wheeler
Event: Shooting Event Time: 2/14/14 @ 9:50 PM

 

This evening at 9:50 p.m., officers and EMS were dispatched to 2009 W. Wheeler at an apartment where a shooting had occurred. Police arrived on scene and found that a 4 YOA child had shot in the chest. The child was alert and communicating when law enforcement arrived. The child has been transferred to the hospital for treatment while officers and investigators continue to investigate the shooting.

At this time, the investigation is ongoing and as information becomes available, we will release it online via this posting.

* UPDATE:  The child remains in stable condition.  From preliminary reports, the shooting is said to be the result of an accident.  Police continue to investigate.

If anyone has information about this case, you are asked to contact 800-245-TIPS or 758-TIPS.