4 year old shot in drive-by shooting - FOX 13 News

4 year old shot in drive-by shooting

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BRADENTON (FOX 13) -

A four year old boy was shot in the head in Bradenton late Saturday morning.

Manatee County Sheriff Brad Steube says deputies are searching for the gunman.

Sheriff Steube says the suspect drove by the home on 36th Avenue West, and fired several shots into the home.

One of the bullets entered into the bedroom window, hitting the child.

The little boy was taken to the hospital, and is in serious condition.

His mother was also at home, but she was not hurt.

Sheriff Steube says the home may have been targeted.

Investigators say the gunman may have been driving and orange Charger or Challenger with spinner wheels.

If you have any information about this, please call crimestoppers at 866-634-TIPS.

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