- Associated Press - Saturday, May 2, 2015

PHENIX CITY, Ala. (AP) - Police said a 1-year-old boy in Phenix City was accidentally shot in the chest.

Al.com (https://bit.ly/1FG4kdL ) reports the child was taken Friday to the Midtown Medical Center in Columbus, where he was listed in stable condition. He was later flown by helicopter to an Atlanta hospital.

Phenix City police officials said the shooting occurred at around 9 p.m. Two other young children and the boy’s grandmother were at the home at the time of the shooting.

Investigators have not said who fired the gun. The incident remains under investigation.

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