Teen facing charges after accidentally shooting 3-year-old brother
BATON ROUGE - A teenager accidentally shot and wounded a toddler over the weekend in a neighborhood off Lee Drive.
The Baton Rouge Police Department said the shooting happened shortly after noon Saturday on Orchid Street. Police said the shooting involved a 3-year-old and his 16-year-old brother.
The child is expected to survive.
The teen is facing charges of negligent injuring and illegal possession of a handgun by a juvenile.
No other details related to the shooting were immediately available.
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