Richland Co. investigators believe shooting that injured 2-year-old was accidental

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Published: May. 30, 2022 at 4:54 PM EDT|Updated: May. 31, 2022 at 1:02 PM EDT
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COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - The Richland County Sheriff’s Department announced Tuesday that, at this time, investigators believe a shooting that injured a two-year-old to be accidental.

The incident happened at 100 Willow Oak Drive (Greenbrier Apartments) on Monday.

Investigators say a 2-year-old child was found with a gunshot wound to the upper body. The child was taken to a local hospital where he remains at this time.

The shooting is still under investigation.

This is a developing story and will be updated as we learn new details.

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