A teenage boy was left riving in pain after his clumsy friend accidentally shot him in the penis.
The 15-year-old boy from Collier County in Florida was left
terrified and in tears during a 911 call in which he begs emergency
services to come and help him.
The 911 dispatcher said: ‘What kind of gun did you shoot yourself with? Where were you shot at?’
An emergency crew arrived at the victim’s house and flew him to Lee
Memorial Hospital in Fort Myers, Florida, with serious injuries,
according to Wink News.
The teen, who has not been named, made the call from a home in the 300 block of 11th Street Southwest in Golden Gate Estates.
However, when he was taken to hospital police said he was initially
uncooperative and refused to give them any details about the incident
But after questioning, he admitted that his friend had accidentally
shot him. He also said that he told his friend to leave the house to
avoid getting into trouble.
Police said that the victim’s friend returned to the scene after the
injured teen was taken away and after five hours of questioning, he
told deputies what happened.
Deputies arrested one of the teenagers for obstruction of justice over the mishap.
It is not known where the teenagers got the gun.
The injured teenager has been released from hospital and is in stable condition.