Chattanooga 13-year-old shot by 2-year-old brother, police say

A 13-year-old boy was injured in an accidental shooting Saturday night, according to the Chattanooga Police Department.

Officers were called to the scene around 8:50 p.m. in the 500 block of Arlington Avenue and found the boy suffering from a gunshot wound that was not considered life-threatening. The boy was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Police were told the boy's 2-year-old brother accidentally shot him after finding a gun in the home, a news release states.

An investigation is ongoing.

-- Compiled by Kim Sebring


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