Teen sent to hospital after being shot in head

Posted by Shawn Maclauchlan

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Amelia county police are trying to determine how a teenage boy was shot in the head.

According to the Times-Dispatch, this happened on Dunn Street shortly after midnight Monday morning.

The county sheriff's department says the wound was the result of 17-year old male handling a firearm.

The victim was flown to VCU medical center and is listed in critical but stable condition this morning.

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