5-year-old boy accidentally shot in Wilson; investigation underway
WILSON, N.C. (WTVD) — Wilson police are investigating after a 5-year-old boy was accidentally shot by a 17-year-old.
It happened Friday afternoon in the 800 block of Rountree Court.
Just before 4:30 p.m., officers found a 5-year-old with a gunshot wound.
Investigation revealed a 17-year-old relative accidentally shot the child.
The 5-year-old was taken to Vidant Medical Center for treatment. An investigation is still underway.