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UPDATE: 2-year-old boy shot himself in Milwaukee Friday evening

Posted at 7:45 AM, May 15, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-15 14:05:58-04

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police were called to the area of 48th & Marion for a shooting just after 11:30 p.m. Friday.

Police say the victim, a 2-year-old boy, found a firearm and accidentally shot himself.

The child was taken to a local hospital where he remains in critical condition.

A 28-year-old woman from Milwaukee has been arrested in connection to the incident.

Charges are expected to be filed with the Milwaukee County District Attorney's Office.

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