The Cartersville Police Department released an update over the weekend about a shooting incident that occurred on Sunday, March 4th of this year involving a 3-year-old juvenile.

According to the release, injured while he was left alone in a vehicle with access to a loaded firearm at 26 Herring Street. The juvenile was transported to a medical facility and received treatment for a self-inflicted, non-life-threatening injury to his hand.

No other injuries were reported.

The mother of the juvenile, Ms. Vesherica Gainor was later arrested on charges unrelated to the shooting.

The investigation is ongoing at this time. More information will be made available when possible.

From WBHF Radio