[Updated] 1-year-old shot and killed in south Dallas after shots fired into house
The Dallas Police Department is actively investigating a shooting in the south Dallas neighborhood.
Police responded to a house in the 2900 block of Valentine Street this morning for reports of two people shot. One of the individuals, a 1-year-old child, was shot and pronounced deceased at the hospital. The second individual, a 20-year-old male, was also shot and transported with non-life-threatening injuries.
Officials say the suspect(s) shot into a house at the given location. They fled the scene and are still at large.
Dallas PD’s Homicide Response Team is on the scene.
Update – Dallas Police have released updated information indicating the child was 1-year-old, not 2.