14-Year-Old Accidentally Shoots Himself In Leg

Posted at 9:45 PM, Mar 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-19 22:46:32-04

Officers with the Metro Nashville Police Department opened an investigation after a juvenile was shot.

The incident happened in the 1500 block of Charlotte Avenue outside of Capitol Point apartments Saturday night.

Witnesses told police a 14-year-old accidentally shot himself in the leg.

He was rushed to the hospital. Authorities said his injuries were non-life threatening.

No further details were available.