Police: 7-year-old fatally shoots 3-year-old

TOLEDO, OH (WTOL) - Police are investigating a shooting that left a 3-year-old child dead on Saturday afternoon just before 1 p.m.

The shooting occurred in the 100 block of Rockingham and Cherry Street in central Toledo.

When police arrived at the residence they found a 3-year-old suffering from a gunshot wound.

After being rushed to the hospital, the victim was pronounced dead.

According to police, several people were interviewed at the Safety Building and the case remains under investigation.

Police on the scene say the 3-year-old was shot by a 7-year-old in the house.

They believe the shooting to be an accident. 

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