TEEN SHOOTS AN­OTHER TEEN AC­CI­DEN­TALLY, OF­FI­CIALS SAY

Austin American-Statesman - - METRO & STATE - — AMER­I­CAN-STATES­MAN STAFF

A 15-year-old boy was ac­ci­den­tally wounded Sun­day af­ter­noon when he and an­other teen were han­dling a gun and fired it, ac­cord­ing to the Travis County sheriff ’s of­fice.

The boy, who was shot in the ab­domen, was taken to Uni­ver­sity Med­i­cal Cen­ter Brack­en­ridge and was in good con­di­tion Monday, the sheriff ’s of­fice said.

The in­ci­dent in east­ern Travis County was ini­tially re­ported as a drive-by shoot- ing. It was re­ported at 5:50 p.m. Sun­day in the 700 block of Hat­ton Hill Lane.

No charges have been filed at this time, the sheriff ’s of­fice said.

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