Bellefontaine Examiner

Switch to desktop

Teen accidentally shot by 9-year-old

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus police say a 15-year-old girl was accidentally shot by a 9-year-old family member playing with a gun.

Police said the teen was shot in the leg and taken to a hospital after the Sunday night shooting. The juvenile who shot her was playing with a gun provided by another juvenile.

A police report said charges are pending in the case.

Share this post

Submit to FacebookSubmit to Google BookmarksSubmit to TwitterSubmit to LinkedIn