On Monday, March 12, 2018 at about 1:20 p.m., Beaumont Police responded to the 11300 block of Loop Road in reference to a victim of a shooting. Preliminary investigation revealed that an 8 year old was playing with a firearm inside the residence, when it discharged, striking a 14 year old family member in the leg. The 14 year old victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment. The investigation is still on-going.