UPDATE: Omaha police have identified the toddler as Ma’Laya Buie, 11/11/15.
Omaha police are investigating the tragic shooting of a toddler Monday inside the Pine Tree Apartment Complex near 103rd and Hamilton Street in Omaha Monday afternoon.
Omaha Police Department spokesperson Officer Phil Anson says, “A female, one-and-a-half year old was shot inside one of the units. She was rushed to a hospital by a private vehicle by a parent or guardian in critical condition with possible life-threatening injuries. Police will not confirm reports that the child was shot in the head.
Officer Anson says they do not yet know if the shooting was intentional or accidental. This apartment complex is located near Westroads Mall in the northwest part of the city.