SAUGERTIES, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The Ulster County Sheriff’s Department is investigating an assault at the Sunset Woods mobile home park.
Police say on Tuesday, July 5, at around 9:40 p.m., a woman was carrying her 15-month-old child when the child was shot in the face with a pellet gun.
The child was transported to Health Alliance of the Hudson Valley Broadway Campus Hospital for treatment.
During an examination, police say a pellet was found lodged in the child’s face.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the crime tip line at (845)-340-3599 or (845)-338-3640.