Deputies: Florida boy shot after another child finds gun

Florida

COCOA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say an 11-year-old boy was shot by another child after finding a gun inside a home in Florida.

The shooting happened Sunday evening near Cocoa. News outlets reported the child was taken to a hospital where he was in stable condition.

Detectives are continuing to investigate. Officials say they don’t yet know whether anyone will be charged in the shooting.

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