MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A child was shot early Tuesday morning.
Police said it happened in the 1700 block of West Shelby Drive at a bus stop.
Police said an 11-year-old boy allegedly found a gun at the bus stop, picked it up, and accidentally himself in the hand.
The child was transported by private vehicle in non-critical condition to LeBonheur Childrens Hospital.
A child accidentally shot self in Southwest Memphis. Expected to be okay. We should be hearing from police soon. pic.twitter.com/37iUlWZX4M— Tony Atkins (@TonyAtkinsFOX13) September 5, 2017
Police are still investigating to determine exactly how this happened.
FOX13 will update you on-air and online.
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