21 year old Alexzander Green of St Joseph has been charged with endangering the welfare of a child. 2 year old London Simmons died after she was shot Tuesday morning at the Neely Lofts in St Joseph. 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.
The incident happened around 10:30 at 1909 S 12th Street.