14-year-old injured after group of teens played with gun in St. Petersburg

Pinellas County

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (WFLA) – A 14-year-old boy was accidently shot after him and a group of teens were playing with a gun.

According to the St. Petersburg Police Department, five teens were in the house and were playing with a gun when it went off and the bullet struck the teen.

According to police, no adults were present at the time.

A 17-year-old is being charged with being a minor in possession of a firearm which is a misdemeanor.

The teen is currently at Tampa General Hospital in stable condition.

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