FITCHBURG, Mass. (AP) — Police say a 16-year-old boy has been hospitalized after accidentally shooting himself in the abdomen at a Fitchburg home.
Police say two men have been arrested in connection with the shooting at about 4 p.m. Sunday.
The boy’s name was not released but police say he is from Leominster and is expected to survive.
The two adult men arrested are charged with unlawful possession of a firearm.
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