ARLINGTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Arlington Police are investigating what appears to be a tragic accident Monday.
A 3-and-a-half-year-old boy was shot in the head shortly after noon.READ MORE: 'Passengers Are Next,' Current, Former American Airlines Workers Protest COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates
It happened in the 4100 block of Maple Springs Drive.READ MORE: Hit-And Run Driver Injures Woman, 2 Children In Fort Worth
Life saving measures were made on scene by Fire and EMS, and the child was rushed to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased.
The homicide unit is investigating and at this point it appears to be an accidental shooting by a family member.MORE NEWS: Discover DFW: Autumn At The Arboretum
The child was identified by the Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office as Thomas Maybery.