Two children shot in unrelated incidents today in Arlington

The Arlington Police Department says two children have been shot in unrelated incidents today. Both have been transported to area hospitals.

The first occurred in the 3800 block of Mahonia Way. Officers responded to a shooting at 12:16PM and located a child shot in the buttocks. The child was transported to the hospital. Officers are still investigating the scene, but reports indicate it was a possible accidental shooting.

The second was dispatched around 4:30PM in the 1400 block of Cloyne Drive. Police say a child was shot in the head. The child was transported to Methodist Mansfield and later flown to the hospital. This incident is also a possible accidental shooting.

Arlington police are still investigating both incidents at this time.