CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - Police say a 15-year-old accidentally shot himself in the leg in east Charlotte Friday night.
According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, the incident happened in the parking lot of a BP gas station on E. WT. Harris Boulevard around 10:45 p.m.
A 15-year-old male accidentally shot himself in the leg with a pistol, police say.
The teen was taken to the hospital with a non-life-threatening injury.
The teen is expected to be charged with possession of a handgun by a minor, but his name will not be released due to age.
No further information was released.