Young child shot in vehicle brought to downtown jail, Fort Worth police say

The Fort Worth Police Department is currently investigating the shooting of a 3-year-old child.

At around 2:51pm, a man walked into the Tarrant County in downtown Fort Worth holding his young daughter who had been shot. The man stated she was shot while riding in a vehicle.

Police determined the incident likely occurred in the Stockyards area.

Paramedics transported the girl to Cook Children’s Hospital in unknown condition.

Expect police activity in the area of 100 N Lamar Street while Fort Worth police investigate this incident.

Thanks to Michael Beard for the scene photo.