Wichita Toddler Dies Following Shooting In South Wichita

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WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) -- A young boy has died following a shooting in south Wichita.

It happened just after 5 p.m. near Lincoln and Emporia.

Police believe a 3-year-old may have shot himself. He was rushed to an a local hospital in critical condition with a gunshot wound to the chest, where died around 6 p.m.

According to police, the child's mother and her boyfriend were taking a nap when the shooting occurred. Other children were also in the house, but were not hurt.

Posted by: Nick Viviani