ATHENS, Ala. (AP) - A 13-year-old Limestone County boy is recovering from surgery at Huntsville Hospital after a gunshot to the abdomen.
Sheriff's Department Chief Investigator Stanley McNatt tells the
Decatur Daily in a Thursday story that the victim and a 14-year-old
boy were playing with a .22-caliber rifle.
He said the 14-year-old accidentally fired the gun and the
victim was shot.
The shooting occurred at a home Wednesday evening.
It is under investigation.