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ST. LOUIS ( -- Two men got into an argument early Sunday morning and a handgun was discharged near a one-year-old in St. Louis City, police said. 

A 49-year-old man produced a handgun and attempted to strike a 27-year-old man with it when the handgun was discharged. The 27-year-old suffered a graze wound to the head.

Police said the incident happened at 3:25 a.m. in the 1800 block of Cass in the Carr Square neighborhood. The incident was labeled as first-degree assault and endangering welfare. 

The one-year-old girl was not injured during the altercation and the 27-year-old was taken to a hospital. 

The suspect was taken into custody with no incident. 

No additional information was released. 

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