Omaha toddler shot at apartment complex is improving, according to family

Posted at 10:30 PM, Apr 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-19 23:44:08-04

A toddler shot at an Omaha apartment continues to recover in the hospital and the family has given another update.

According to a family member's social media page, a feeding tube is providing support to 17-month-old Ma'Laya Buie.

The family says the little girl's condition is improving.

Police indicate Ma'Laya was shot in the face.

Her father told police the shooting was an accident.

No word on whether any criminal charges will be filed.