Two year old struck by 'BB' gun, teen arrested

A 2-year-old girl was shot with a BB gun on Saturday in Harlingen.

Harlingen police responded to a home on the 700 block of Jackson Ave. after the toddler TMs mother called to report the incident.

She told officers that a BB gun projectile struck her daughter TMs bare left foot.

A 18-year-old from across the alley, on Monroe Ave., was shooting his BB gun when one of the gun TMs projectile landed on the little girls foot.

Officers went to the home of 18-year-old Daniel Lopez. They confiscated the BB gun and kept it as evidence.

Lopez was placed under arrest for Injury to a Child and taken to the city jail.

His bond was set at $22,000.