CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas-- South Texas authorities say a 14-year-old boy was shot in the arm while he and a friend were playing with a handgun.
The Corpus Christi Caller-Times reports the incident happened at the home of the victim Friday night.
Corpus Christi police Lt. Sergio Delgado says the boy was transported to a local hospital with injuries not considered life threatening.
Delgado says the mother of the child and his stepfather were home at the time of the shooting. It remained unclear how the boys gained access to the weapon.