2 children found with gunshot wounds in Cave City

Updated: Jan. 16, 2019 at 5:15 AM CST
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CAVE CITY, AR (KAIT) - Two children were found with gunshot wounds on Tuesday afternoon in Cave City in what is being investigated as an accidental shooting.

According to a media release from Cave City Police Chief Brian Barnett, Sharp County dispatch received a call of a shooting in Cave City.

The Cave City Police Department, Cave City Fire Department, the Sharp County Sheriff’s Department, and EMS responded to the address and found two victims, a 3-year-old and a 4-year-old suffering from suspected gunshot wounds.

Chief Barnett tells Region 8 News that the victims were taken to a hospital.

Region 8 News will continue to track this story and provide more details as they become available.

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