17-year-old injured in reported accidental shooting

Detectives and officers arrived at the victim's home to continue their investigation.
Detectives and officers arrived at the victim's home to continue their investigation.(KAUZ)
Published: Sep. 19, 2022 at 5:45 PM CDT
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WICHITA FALLS, Texas (KAUZ) - The Wichita Falls Police Department is investigating after 17-year-old woman reportedly showed up at the United Regional ER with a gunshot wound to her abdomen.

Police said the victim was taken to the ER by her 21-year-old boyfriend. He allegedly told officers she had accidently shot herself at her home in the 3200 block of Glenwood.

The victim was taken in for surgery, and her condition has not been released at this time.

WFPD said the shooting is under investigation.