Beaumont PD: Child accidentally shoots 14-year-old family member
A 14-year-old was accidentally shot by an 8-year-old family member in Beaumont Monday afternoon, according to Beaumont PD.
Officers responded to the 11300 block of Loop Road about a shooting around 1:20 p.m.
Police say an 8-year-old was playing with a firearm inside the home when it fired and hit a 14-year-old family member in the leg.
The teen was taken to a local hospital for treatment. An investigation into the shooting is ongoing.