3-year-old boy shot and killed in Waukegan believed to be accident

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WAUKEGAN, Ill. -- Police in Waukegan are investigating the shooting death of a 3-year-old  boy.

A neighbor says she heard one gunshot at this home on 11th and Greenfield then saw her neighbor carrying his lifeless child in his arms.

The boy was shot in the head.

He was rushed to the hospital and  pronounced dead.

Police believe it was an accident

Police say the child's family is cooperating with the investigation.

No word yet on any charges.


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