Florida toddler shot to death at apartment complex

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — Tampa police are investigating the shooting death of a 17-month-old child at an apartment complex on Sunday.

Scene of a fatal shooting involving a toddler in Tampa, Florida (CBS AFFILIATE WTSP)
Scene of a fatal shooting involving a toddler in Tampa, Florida (CBS AFFILIATE WTSP)

Police say they received a call at 4:12 p.m. about an injured child at the Clipper Bay Apartments, located at 6727 S. Lois Ave. Police say that while the investigation is ongoing it has been determined that the toddler died of a gunshot wound.

The investigation continues, as Tampa police conduct interviews with family members to determine what happened.

The toddler has not been named.

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