5-year-old injured after accidental shooting in Jackson

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JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – The Jackson Police Department is investigating an accidental shooting involving a five-year-old boy.

The shooting happened in the 3900 block of Del Rosa Drive just after 4:00 p.m.

Police said the boy was injured after acquiring a handgun. The victim was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

The investigation is ongoing.

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