A 5-year-old girl suffered a gunshot wound to the head Sunday morning in the St. Roch neighborhood, according to the New Orleans Police Department.
The girl was transported to the hospital. She is in critical condition.
The shooting happened around 11 a.m. in the 2200 block of N. Galvez Street.
Police haven't given any information on a possible suspect or a motive. They also haven't released any information on the type of gun or whether there was anyone else in the home at the time of the shooting.