Boy Accidentally Shot in Dallas by Brother: Police

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February 15, 2020 - 10:31 am
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DALLAS (NBC DFW) - A 5-year-old boy was accidentally shot in the back by his 10-year-old brother Friday night, Dallas police say.

The boys were inside the family's home on Stella Avenue when, according to police, the older boy accidentally shot his younger brother as he played with a pistol.

The injured child was transported to Children's Medical Center in Dallas and is said to be in stable condition.

It's not yet clear how the boy obtained the gun, which is believed to belong to his parents.

Read more from NBC DFW here.