Teen injured in accidental shooting

Published: May. 30, 2015 at 4:11 PM CDT|Updated: May. 30, 2015 at 10:43 PM CDT
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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Shelby County Sheriff's office is investigating a shooting in the Waterford Place Town homes and Apartments Saturday morning.

According to SCSO, a teen was shot in the leg in the 8100 block of Waterford Circle. The victim told deputies he was sitting on the couch inside his apartment when his friend found a revolver and started playing with the hammer, which caused the revolver to accidentally fire.

The victim was shot in the inner thigh but is expected to be okay. He was taken to the hospital in stable condition. The suspect is charged with reckless endangerment.

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