Midland Teen Shot by Toddler

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A Midland teen is in the hospital after apparently being shot by a 2-year-old.

The call went out around 8:00 Tuesday night. The shooting happened at the Avalon Springs Apartments on McDonald and Illinois.

The 16-year-old teen's family took him to the Midland Memorial West Campus on Andrews Highway. The teen was taken to Midland Memorial Hospital for treatment.

Officials say the teen appeared to have been shot accidentally. No charges are pending at this time.

Police are still investigating.