Toddler of Montgomery County sheriff deputy injured in accidental shooting

By Brittany Taylor - Digital News Editor

HOUSTON - An investigation is underway after the child of a Montgomery County sheriff's deputy was injured in an accidental shooting on Thursday.

The shooting was reported at 6:10 p.m. at a home in Montgomery County.

The 2-year-old child suffered a gunshot wound to the face and was taken to Texas Children's Hospital with injuries that officials said are not life-threatening.

Investigators said the shooting was accidental.

The investigation is ongoing.

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