5-year-old girl seriously injured after accidentally shooting herself
CHICAGO — Chicago police say a 5-year-old girl accidentally shot and wounded herself with a handgun at a home on the city’s west side.
Police say the shooting happened Tuesday night in the East Garfield Park neighborhood and family members took the girl to a hospital.
The girl was transferred to another hospital, where police say she was listed in serious condition.
The circumstances of the shooting are under investigation.
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