Police investigate toddler shooting in Lincoln Heights

LINCOLN HEIGHTS, OH (FOX19) - Police are investigating the shooting of a 2-year-old boy Friday afternoon in Lincoln Heights.

The shooting was reported just before 1 p.m. in the 900 Block of Adams Street in Lincoln Heights.

According to Chief Deputy Mark Schoonover with the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office, officers found a white Honda that had several bullets holes.

In addition, a 2-year-old was found suffering from a gunshot to the leg.

Police say there were two additional males involved in the incident. One was not injured and the other left the scene prior to the arrival of authorities.

The toddler was taken to Children's Hospital, treated and released.

The shooting remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office at 513-825-1500 or Crime Stoppers at 513-352-3040.

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