CINCINNATI (FOX19) – A mother is in custody after police say a 6-year-old boy was found with a self-inflicted gunshot wound on Monday.
According to Cincinnati Police Sgt. Eric Franz, officers were called to the 7000 block of Glen Meadow in Roselawn around 1 p.m. for a report of a child who had been shot in the leg.
The 6-year-old was found with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to the leg, Sgt. Franz said.
The boy is now at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital receiving treatment, according to the sergeant.
The 30-year-old mother of the child is in custody and charges are pending, Sgt. Franz said.