Lawrence police investigating after 2-year-old child was shot and killed Friday

Lawrence, KS – According to the police officials, this unfortunate incident occurred right before 11 a.m. Friday.

It happened in the 1500 block of Wedgewood Drive.

Lawrence Police Department officers responded to a shooting call.

When the officers arrived on scene, they found a 2-year-old victim suffering from a gunshot wound.

Police say the child was taken to a hospital, where it later died.

Investigators talked with witnesses and all parties involved and they say that the preliminary information suggests the shooting was accidental.

This incident is still under investigation.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.