LANSING, Ill. (WLS) -- A 5-year-old Lansing girl is recovering Monday after she was shot during a party.
Police said the shooting occurred early Monday morning on Rosewood Drive.
According to police, the girl was asleep while a party was held in the house. She was accidentally shot when a gun her mother was handling went off, authorities said.
The girl is being treated at Comer Children's Hospital. Officials have not said whether the mother will face charges.
Girl, 5, recovering after alleged accidental shooting by mother