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DALLAS – A 5-year-old boy was fatally shot by a child Friday night inside a Dallas apartment, police said.

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Police responded about 10 p.m. CDT to the Spanish Grove Apartments in the Pleasant Grove neighborhood of the city, The Dallas Morning News reported.

According to police, the child, whose name has not been released, was shot by an 8-year-old boy, the newspaper reported. An adult was also inside the home at the time of the shooting, police said.

Officials are trying to determine how the boy gained access to the weapon, WFAA reported.

Police officers said an offense of making a firearm accessible to a child is part of an ongoing investigation, KTVT reported.

Police did not release any additional details, according to the Morning News.