3-year-old suffers gunshot wound in St. Cloud

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KARE) A 3-year-old suffered a gunshot wound early Monday in St. Cloud, according to police.

St. Cloud police officers responded to an address on the 1500 block of 15th Avenue SE just after 11:15 a.m. on Monday, for a report of a child bleeding. As they responded, they were notified that a woman had brought her 3-year-old child to the hospital with a gunshot wound.

Officers responded to both the hospital and the original address where the incident took place, according to police.

Police say the child's injury is not believed to be life-threatening, and there is no apparent danger to the public.

The St. Cloud Police Department's Criminal Investigation Unit is investigating. Police have not said whether the shooting was accidental.