UPDATE: The Limestone County Sheriff’s Office says a four-year-old is in critical condition after a Saturday night shooting.
LCSO Spokesman Stephen Young confirmed the child’s status Monday morning, saying the sheriff’s office is still investigating what led to the shooting.
LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala – A four-year-old child was shot Saturday night and taken to the hospital, according to the Limestone County Sheriff’s Office.
Spokesman Stephen Young says deputies responded to a shooting call on the 13000-block of Brownsferry Road around 6:40 p.m.
He said the child was transported to the Athens-Limestone Hospital. Depending on the extent of the four-year-old’s injuries, the child could be transferred to another hospital.