Boy, 15, treated for neck wound in accidental shooting

benw@ledger-enquirer.comNovember 23, 2013 

A possible accidental shooting has left a 15-year-old boy wounded in the neck and another teen charged with reckless conduct, Columbus police said Saturday.

The victim was taken to St. Francis Hospital after the 11:55 p.m. Friday shooting in the 600 block of Parkchester Drive. The boy was in good condition, police said.

Anthony Jamarcus Carey, 17, also was charged with minor in possession of a pistol and held in the Muscogee County Jail on bonds totaling $2,750.

In a report, police said two officers were sent to the home to check on a possible accidental shooting in the bedroom. At the scene, they discovered the victim and possible suspect were taken to the hospital by a relative.

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