Teen shot in Pinellas County - FOX 13 News

Teen shot in Pinellas County

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SEMINOLE (FOX 13) -

Pinellas County sheriff's deputies are investigating an accidental shooting in Seminole.

Deputies say a 16-year-old shot a 14-year-old boy in the stomach. The teen was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

It happened outside a home in the 9500 block of 134th Way.

According to detectives, the two were coming home from baseball practice.  The juvenile was showing the victim a .22 caliber semi-automatic rifle when the gun accidentally went off, hitting the victim in the stomach.

No adults were home at the time. No charges will be filed against the juvenile who shot the gun.

The case is still under investigation.



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