5-year-old boy injured after shooting in Battle Creek

Posted at 11:25 PM, Aug 26, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-27 02:52:58-04

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — Officers with the Battle Creek Police Department are investigating a shooting that injured a 5-year-old boy on Tuesday.

A press release from the police department says the parents of the child contacted emergency responders after the boy was shot near a home along Ann Avenue.

The child’s condition wasn’t immediately released.  Police say the parents reported the shooting was accidental.