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16-year-old accidentally shoots 14-year-old

12:17 AM, Mar 3, 2014   |    comments
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Seminole, Florida -- Pinellas County deputies are investigating an accidental shooting involving a 14-year-old.

The shooting happened at a home on 134th Way N. in Seminole.

According to detectives, the victim and a 16-year-old friend went to the friend's home after baseball practice Sunday afternoon. While they were in the house, the 16-year-old reportedly showed the 14-year-old a .22 caliber semi-automatic rifle. While he was showing the rifle, he accidentally shot the 14-year-old in the abdomen.

The 14-year-old was taken to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

No adults were home at the time of the incident. No charges will be filed against the teen who shot the gun.

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