FLORISSANT, Mo. (KMOV.com) – Police said a 4-year-old was accidentally shot in Florissant Thursday afternoon.

The shooting happened in the 200 block of St. Luke around 2:20 p.m.

The child was shot in the arm and taken to a hospital with non life-threatening injuries. Police say they recovered a 9mm handgun.

The investigation is ongoing.

Copyright 2019 KMOV (Meredith Corporation). All Rights Reserved

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.