Local media is reporting that a one-year-old infant was shot and killed early wednesday morning in Newport.

According to the report the shooting happened around the 1700 block of Daughtery St. in an area locally known as cross roads. The report also states that one woman was shot and is in critical condition. No further details were available as of press time. Continue to follow the story at www.newportindependent.com for information as it becomes available.