COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A Columbus teen is recovering after police say he accidentally shot himself.
It happened Saturday night at a home in the Weracoba Park area.
According to police reports, the 16-year-old was playing with a black pistol when the gun went off -- leaving a bullet wound on his right index finger.
He was taken to the Medical Center by a friend and is listed in good condition.
Police are still investigating the incident.