Limestone County, Ala – A four-year-old child was shot Saturday night and taken to the hospital, according to the Limestone County Sheriff’s Office.
Spokesperson, Stephen Young says deputies responded to a shooting call on the 13,000 block of Brownsferry Road around at 6:40 PM.
Young says at this time investigators are working to learn what happened.
He says the child was transported to the Athens-Limestone Hospital and depending on the extend of the 4-year-old’s injuries they could be transferred to another hospital. Authorities were unable provide information about the child’s condition.
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