ST. LOUIS – Police said a 4-year-old was taken to the hospital after shooting herself in the arm and chest in north St. Louis. They’re calling the incident an accident.
Police received a call for the shooting at 8:40 p.m. It happened in the 1100 block of North 20th Street.
Police transported the girl to the hospital in critical condition. Doctors said they are optimistic.
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