2 year old London Simmons was killed Tuesday morning after being shot at the Neely Lofts in St Joseph. St Joe Police say the incident happened around 10:30 at 1909 S 12th Street. The toddler suffered serious injuries and was taken to Mosaic Life Care in St Joseph where she later died.
21 year old Alexzander Green of St Joseph has been charged with endangering the welfare of a child. Authorities say Green was asleep with the gun left unattended. Three other children between the ages of 2 and 6 were in the apartment at the time.
Police also found over 450 grams of marijuana and more than $3,700 cash inside the apartment. Green will appear in court Friday.