UPDATE: Investigators have determined that the toddler was shot when a gun she and another child were playing with accidentally fired.

A DC toddler is recovering at a local hospital after she suffered a gunshot wound in her leg.

The shooting occurred in the 2500 block of Pomeroy Road in southeast, according to police.

Police got the call around 3:10 p.m. and continue to investigate the shooting.

At this time, the circumstances around the shooting are unknown.

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