Teen accidentally shoots himself with slug gun

The boy was taken to Thames Hospital. Photo / File
The boy was taken to Thames Hospital. Photo / File

A 14-year-old accidentally shot himself in the foot while playing with a slug gun.

Police and emergency services were called to an address in Tairua in the Coromandel earlier today following the report of a shooting.

The boy has been taken to Thames Hospital.

- NZ Herald

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