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Two Bono teens hurt after rifle round goes off


BONO, AR (KAIT) – Bono police officers and the Arkansas Department of Human services are investigating "minor" injuries to two teenagers, who were hurt by a rifle round that went off.

According to Interim Bono Police Chief Chris Patrick, two boys in their early teens found a "live" rifle round outside an apartment complex, when they tried to manipulate it. Patrick said the round fired, injuring both boys. They were treated at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro.

Patrick said the investigation into the incident is ongoing.

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