Juvenile Injured In Reported Accidental Shooting

Posted at 4:02 PM, Oct 13, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-13 19:28:37-04

A juvenile has been injured in an alleged accidental shooting in Nashville.

The incident happened Friday afternoon in the 1600 block of Hillside Avenue.

According to preliminary reports, it’s believed the 14-year-old juvenile was accidentally shot in the upper thigh.

Police said they were speaking to those at the scene, but several people were not cooperating.

Authorities said at this time, it appeared the juvenile had been playing with the gun when the shooting happened.

Further details were not immediately available.