VISALIA, California (KSEE/KGPE) – A father was arrested Thursday night after his 2-year-old child was shot in the head, according to police.

Officers said they were dispatched to a report of a shooting near the 2400 block of West Sweet Court.

Police said the child was transported to Kaweah Delta Medical Center where he later died from his injuries. 

As a result of the investigation the toddler’s father, William Stallworth, was arrested and booked for Homicide and Child Endangerment, police said.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Detective Bryan Somavia at (559) 713-4727.

Stay with us as this story develops.