Update: The East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner’s Office has confirmed the death of 3-year-old Amir Antoine, who was shot in the head Saturday just before noon.
The child passed away at a hospital on Saturday. The death has been ruled an accident due to a self-inflicted gunshot.
Update: A 3-year-old boy who was shot in the head before noon Saturday has died at a hospital, Don Coppola Jr. with the Baton Rouge Police Department confirmed.
The investigation is still on going.
A 3-year-old was shot just before noon Saturday in the 1900 block of Birch Street in Baton Rouge, the Baton Rouge Police Department confirmed.
The Advocate reported that the child is in critical condition, and police are investigating the incident.
This story will be updated as more information becomes available.