Girl, 4, shot in ankle while jumping on bed

March 26, 2012 4:29:01 AM PDT
A 4-year-old girl was hurt when a gun hidden under a mattress discharged while she was jumping on the bed.

It happened early Saturday at a home in the 6400-block of South Artesian.

Police say the girl was struck in the ankle. She was taken to Comer Children's Hospital for treatment.

Police said Sunday that 21-year old Jarquise Upton was charged with several counts, including unlawful use of a weapon by a felon.