Bibb County Sheriff’s Office investigators are investigating the shooting of a two-year-old at 4416 Mumford Road, Kingston Garden Apartments, at 3:31 p.m.

It was reported that a during a Christmas gathering, a two-year-old female found a firearm and was playing with the gun. During this time the gun went off and the toddler was struck in the head. The baby was taken to the Navicent Health Medical Center for treatment. No one else was injured during the incident. The child is listed in critical condition at this time.

This incident is in the early stages of the investigation. Additional information will be released as it becomes available.

Anyone with any information about this incident is urged to contact the Bibb Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500 or call Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.