WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-white01, ww color white
Mendota Heights Police Officer Killed: Tune In To WCCO Radio For Live Coverage | Full Story

Local

Girl, 9, Accidentally Shot In Chest By Younger Brother

View Comments

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up
Today's Most Popular Video
  1. Full Interview: Jesse Ventura Talks After Trial
  2. 4 Things To Know For 7/30
  3. Remarkable Softball Player Gets A Look At His Dream Job
  4. Lake Calhoun Hosting Paddle For Humanity
  5. The Lowdown: 'N Sync Album & 'Sharknado 2'

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 9-year-old Oakdale girl is in the hospital after an accidental shooting early Friday evening, according to police.

Police say they responded at 6:33 p.m. to the shooting on the 1800 block of Helena Road. There, police located the victim in an upstairs living room. The girl had been accidentally shot in the upper chest by her 5-year-old brother.

The girl was alert and talking to officers before being taken to Regions Hospital where she remains in stable condition.

The case is being investigated by Oakdale Police.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus