1-Year-Old Boy Killed in Shooting

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According to Cleveland EMS, a 1-year-old boy was shot in the face on Sunday afternoon.

The boy was rushed to a nearby hospital and pronounced dead upon arrival.

The Cleveland Police Chief told Fox 8 that the gun that killed the boy was left in the house unattended, and that it was a senseless loss of life that was directly related to guns.

Preliminary investigation shows there is a chance that a 3-year-old boy shot the 1-year-old. There were several other children in the home during the shooting, and there was one adult in the house.

The investigation is ongoing.

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