Kansas City police are investigating the apparent accidental shooting of a 3-year-old Kansas City girl Wednesday afternoon.
The girl was shot in the abdomen and was undergoing surgery at a hospital but is expected to survive, police said.
Initial indications were that the girl either shot herself or was shot by a 4-year-old sibling, according to police.
The incident was reported shortly before 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at a residence in the 3800 block of Chestnut Avenue.
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Police said a number of adults were in the residence at the time and are being questioned by detectives.
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