BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police Department are searching for the owner of a gun after an accidental shooting Saturday.
According to police, a 6-year-old boy was playing with a gun at a home in the 4300 block of Denham Street when the gun went off hitting his 3-year-old sister in the face.
The 3-year-old girl was taken to a local hospital. She is expected to survive her injuries.
Police say they are looking for a suspect who fled the scene. They believe that person is the owner of the gun.
The shooting remains under investigation.