5-month-old baby shot in Durham

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(WTVD)

DURHAM, N.C. (WTVD) — Police say a 5-month-old baby was shot through the hand and leg Wednesday morning.

The baby was taken to Duke Regional Hospital.

It happened at a home on Macon Street around 8 a.m.

A witness told WTVD  they heard a couple arguing out on the porch.

The neighbor said the boyfriend pulled out a gun threatening the girlfriend and may have shot the baby by accident.

Durham police officers are investigating.

Source: WTVD