Preschooler shoots 1-year-old infant sibling in Harris County, authorities investigating
HARRIS COUNTY, Texas - An investigation is underway after a preschool shot a toddler in Harris County on Tuesday afternoon.
Details are limited, but Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said the shooting occurred in the 17100 block of Sunshine Street.
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Preliminary information revealed that an approximately 4-year-old preschooler found an unsecured pistol at home and a shot 1-year-old toddler/sibling.
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The toddler was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive, authorities said.
Officials said the wound does not appear to be life-threatening.