Child in critical condition after self-inflicted gunshot wound

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A child suffered critical injuries after a self-inflicted gunshot wound Sunday.

The incident happened at a home in the 3800 block of S. Benton sometime before noon.

The child, who authorities said is under the age of 6, was taken to a hospital where he is listed in critical condition.

There is no further information at this time. FOX4 will update this story as details emerge.