3-year-old wounded in self-inflicted shooting on Detroit's west side

Hani Barghouthi
The Detroit News

A 3-year-old boy was wounded early Thursday morning when he shot himself on Detroit's west side, police said. 

The incident took place just before 3 a.m. on the 400 block of Alameda, according to Sgt. William O'Brien of the Detroit Police Department.

Police said more details may be provided in an update at a later time.