16-year-old shot while playing with a gun

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A 16-year-old was shot after a gun went off while he and his friends were playing with it.

Initial New Orleans Police Department reports indicate that the 16-year-old victim and his friends were playing with a gun when it went off.

Police have not determined who fired the gun.

The victim suffered a gunshot wound to the arm and stomach. He was taken to a nearby hospital.

His condition is not known at this time.

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