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1-year-old girl killed in accidental shooting in Lawrence, police say

Lawrence police said a 1-year-old girl was killed in an accidental shooting at a residence Friday morning.

While the circumstances of the shooting remain under investigation, police said they are not seeking any other persons involved in the incident.

First responders were called about 10:30 a.m. Friday to a home in the 600 block of North Michigan Street.

They immediately began life-saving measures, but the child was pronounced dead a short time later, according to police.

A police spokeswoman said Friday afternoon that the child’s family requested privacy after the incident.

Tony Rizzo: 816-234-4435, @trizzkc

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