Police arrest man accused in toddler shooting
POSTED: Monday, December 27, 2010 - 9:12pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, December 28, 2010 - 9:34am
DALLAS (AP) - Police have arrested a man accused of opening fire
on a minivan, shooting a toddler in the leg.
Dallas police said Monday that they arrested 31-year-old Carlos
Cordova. He is in the Dallas County Jail on charges of injury to a
child and aggravated assault. His bonds total $200,000. The jail
had no information on an attorney.
Police originally said a bullet grazed the knee of an
11-month-old boy riding in the minivan Sunday night. Authorities
now say the bullet fractured the boy's leg. Police said the boy
underwent surgery and is doing well.
The shooting happened late Sunday, when someone fired multiple
shots into the driver's door of vehicle driven by a 22-year-old
man. A 22-year-old woman and her three small children were