Bangor police say a 3-year-old girl was shot in the neck Wednesday afternoon.
It happened on Bald Mountain Drive just after 4:40pm.
Police say the injury is life threatening and the girl is at Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor.
According to police, the shooting “appears to be a tragic accident”, but they continue to investigate. The Penobscot County District Attorney will review the case before police release any more information.