Child Suffers Gunshot Wound in St. Joseph

A child has suffered a gunshot wound in St. Joseph.

The 8-year-old girl was transported to Children’s Mercy Hospital in critical condition. Her condition has been upgraded to non-life-threatening.

Law enforcement responded to a call at 11 am on Sunday to the Oak Ridge Apartment Complex on Angelique Street where they found the girl.

No information has been released about a suspect.