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14-year-old injured in accidental shooting

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President Street where the boy was shot. (Credit: KMOV) President Street where the boy was shot. (Credit: KMOV)
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

A teenager was taken to a local hospital after he was reportedly shot in the Marine Villa neighborhood of St. Louis on Saturday morning. 

Police say the victim, a 14-year-old male, was shot in the stomach around 10:00 a.m. on President Street. He was reportedly conscious and breathing when officers arrived and communicated with officers on the scene.

Investigators determined the teen's 18-year-old cousin was playing with a gun when it fired, striking the victim.

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