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Tampa Boy Recovering After Accidental Shooting

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

Associated Press Release

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- A 9-year-old Tampa boy is recovering in the hospital after what police are calling an accidental shooting.

Police say the boy was shot in the arm as he and two other boys played with a gun on Friday. The victim was in stable condition in the hospital on Saturday.

Meanwhile, police are looking to speak with the boy who may have fired the gun. Police say there were several conflicting stories at the scene but it is believed the juveniles were either friends or related.


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