BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Baton Rouge Police Department responded to a reported shooting over the weekend on Orchid St.

Officers responded to a home in the 4200 block of Orchid St. and found that a shooting did take place.

According to the Baton Rouge Police Department, a 3-year-old “was accidently shot by his juvenile brother, 16 years old.”

At the time of the shooting, the injuries sustained by the 3-year-old were considered non-life-threatening.

The brother of the 3-year-old is facing charges of Negligent Injuring and Illegal Possession of a Handgun by a Juvenile.

The investigation into this accidental shooting remains open.