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Louisiana toddler shoots one-year-old sibling in the face

Published 16/11/2016

Two adults were with the children at the time of the shooting
Two adults were with the children at the time of the shooting

A two-year-old child has shot a one-year-old sibling in the face in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

The incident took place inside a parked car in the north of the US city, leaving the infant in serious condition.

Police said it is not clear how the two -year-old managed to obtain the gun, although two adults were with the children at the time. A spokesman said the family drove the injured child to the hospital rather than wait on an ambulance.

An investigation into the incident is under way.

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