Three-year-old shot while sleeping in a Roosevelt Homes Public Housing Complex

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Reports said a three-year-old girl was transported to the hospital in a critical condition.

The incident occurred at about 9 p.m. in the Roosevelt Homes Public Housing Complex in East St. Louis.

Neighbors told officials that they heard several shots outside at the same time the baby was sleeping inside.

Authorities said the child sustained a gunshot wound to the head and is in an undisclosed condition at the hospital.