- Associated Press - Tuesday, May 26, 2015

YONKERS, N.Y. (AP) - Police say a 4-year-old girl may have accidentally shot herself in the face with a handgun in a Yonkers apartment.

They say the girl, whose name was not made public, is in critical condition at a hospital.

The police report says the shooting occurred late Monday night. A semi-automatic handgun was found near the child.

The report says that so far, the investigation indicates the shooting was self-inflicted and accidental.

Police say they’re looking into how and where the girl found the weapon.

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