Brother accidentally shoots 12-year-old sister in leg

Updated: Jul. 5, 2017 at 5:08 PM CDT
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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A 12-year-old girl is recovering after she was accidentally shot in the leg early Wednesday afternoon.

Memphis Police Department said the girl and her 11-year-old brother were reportedly playing with a gun at a home on Sandpiper Avenue.

The boy accidentally fired a shot, hitting his sister in the leg.

The girl was taken to Le Bonheur Children's Hospital in non-critical condition.

Officers said the investigation is ongoing.

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