Police say 3-year-old shot in the head near St. Joe, Ark.

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NEAR ST. JOE, Ark. -- A 3-year-old boy is in the Children's Hospital in Little Rock after he was shot in the head near St. Joe, Ark.

The Searcy County Sheriff says a man shot the boy while he and his babysitter were walking on Woolum Road near St. Joe Wednesday night.
The man is now in jail. We're waiting to find out why he fired his gun.

The sheriff says the boy is in stable condition, and is expected to survive.