Teen charged in North Nashville accidental shooting

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Posted at 2:25 PM, Feb 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-25 15:25:12-05

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Metro police said a 17-year-old was charged in connection to an accidental shooting in North Nashville on Saturday.

A 13-year-old boy was shot in the shoulder around 4:30 p.m. in the 2000 block of Albion Street, police said. He was taken to the hospital for treatment and was in stable condition by Tuesday.

Police said a 17-year-old boy was sitting on the steps of the home when they arrived. He was taken into custody and charged with reckless aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.