3 Region 8 teens charged after accidental shooting

GOSNELL, AR (KAIT) - An accidental shooting in Gosnell sends one teen flying to the hospital and rumors flying around town.

Three teens are charged with weapons possession after one was accidentally shot Wednesday night in the hand.

The boy was flown to a Memphis hospital where he was treated and released. Thursday rumors flew around town that the shooting was gang related.

Gosnell Police Lieutenant, Darrell Watkins, tells Region 8 News it was just an "unfortunate accident" and more charges may be filed.

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