Baby shot by brother (3) in Houston

A baby died in Houston on Friday after it was shot by his three-year-old brother. The incident took place in an apartment.

There were several adults in the house when things went wrong around 11:00 (local time). The eight-month-old baby was transported to the hospital, where it died from the injuries. The baby was hit in the hull, says a police chief.

โ€œ I would like to take this moment to remind parents and caregivers not to have weapons at their fingertips. Put down the weapons.โ€ The police chief also asks to pray for the family.

Weapon taken to hospital

Researchers couldnt initially find the weapon that was shot with. Later it was found in the car with which the child was transported to the hospital.

The Houston Chronicle

writes the Houston Chronicle whether an indictment is being made.