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Police: Lansing teen, 15, killed in accidental shooting

March 7, 2021 GMT

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A 15-year-old boy has died after what Lansing police characterized Sunday as an accidental shooting.

The Lansing Police Department said another 15-year-old male was arrested and was being held at the Ingham County Youth Home.

The shooting happened Saturday around 7 p.m.

Officers found the 15-year-old with a gunshot wound. He was transported to a hospital where he was pronounced dead. Police said Saturday that the incident was being investigated as a homicide.

Further details were not released.