(KMOV) – A 3-year-old boy was hospitalized after he was shot in south St. Louis on Wednesday.
Police said the father was inside his home in the 3700 block of Salena around 1:30 p.m. when he heard a loud noise.
Officials said he went outside and saw his son had been shot. The boy was taken to the hospital by his father and is currently in serious condition.
Police were investigating several possibilities on how the child was shot. They said no weapon was recovered at the scene.
Additional information was not immediately available.