Indiana 4-year-old wounded when another child finds gun in apartment

By Travis Gettys
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 10:39 EDT
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An Indianapolis 4-year-old was hospitalized Monday after he was shot by another child, reported the Indianapolis Star.

Authorities said the other child was holding a gun that belonged to a parent when it accidentally discharged, shooting the boy in the arm.

The victim was visiting the apartment of relatives who were in the process of moving, investigators said.

The boy is expected to recover from his injuries.

No charges have been filed, and the shooting remains under investigation.

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