17-year old shot in stomach; Metro police sorting out what happened

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NASHVILLE. Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro police say a 17-year old was shot in the stomach Saturday night and brought to Southern Hills Medical Center for treatment.

Authorities said the juvenile arrived by private vehicle around 11:30 p.m.  and was uncooperative with investigators.

Police say the young man was later transferred to TriStar Skyline Medical Center for additional treatment. His condition was not released, but police say it did not appear to be life threatening.

The others with the young man when he arrived at the hospital told police it was an accidental shooting.

Further details weren’t immediately released. The investigation is ongoing.