2-year-old critically wounded in NW Indiana shooting

By The Associated Press

GARY — Police say a 2-year-old girl has been critically wounded in a shooting in northwestern Indiana.

The Gary Police Department says it received a call Tuesday evening about the shooting and officers found that the girl had a single gunshot wound to the head. Police say in a statement she was taken to a hospital in Gary before being stabilized and transferred by air to a Chicago hospital.

The circumstances of the shooting are under investigation. Police say a man and woman who were at the home were taken for questioning by police.

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