By Miya Shay

An infant who showed up at a hospital with a gunshot wound was pronounced dead shortly after arriving late Friday morning, according to Houston police.

The police department confirmed it received a call about the child at Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center just before 11 a.m.

According to a tweet, police said their commanders and public information officers were heading to an apartment complex in the 3100 block of Crestdale, near Kempwood, in connection with the deadly shooting.

It was later confirmed the victim was only 8 months old. The gun was reportedly discharged by the victim’s 3-year-old brother.

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