The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office is investigating how a 3-year-old was shot Friday afternoon.
Spokeswoman Teri Barbera said the injured child was brought to the St. Mary’s Medical Center around 4:30 p.m.
Detectives arrived at the hospital and learned the child may have been shot in the 900 block of South A Street in Lake Worth Beach.
Barbera said detectives are responding to that area to investigate.
The sheriff's office said this is not a random shooting.