GREENWOOD, S.C. (AP) — Police in South Carolina are investigating after a 9-year-old child shot himself while playing with a gun.
The Greenwood Police Department said it happened Thursday afternoon.
Police spokesman Jonathan Link said the injuries appeared to be non-life-threatening.
Link said the boy found the weapon in the center console of a vehicle and was playing with it when it discharged.
No charges have been filed, but Link says the case remains under investigation.