Police: 5-year-old gravely wounded in shooting

Blair Yankey, The Elkhart Truth, Ind.
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Apr. 27—ELKHART — A 5-year-old boy was fighting for his life after being shot in the chest at a home on the northwest side Tuesday, the victim of an apparent accident, according to police.

Officers and medics were called at 11:08 a.m. to 1303 Wildflower St., the Elkhart Police Department said. They arrived to find a 5-year-old with a gunshot wound to the chest.

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