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New Jersey 12-year-old accidentally shoots, critically injures sister
New Jersey 12-year-old accidentally shoots, critically injures sister

A 12-year-old boy in New Jersey accidentally shot his 9-year-old sister Saturday afternoon while the siblings were playing with a handgun, police said. The young girl is in critical, but stable, condition at University Hospital in Newark, said Sgt. Ronald Glover, a city police spokesman. Officers responded to reports of a shooting at about 12:18 p.m. on Renner Avenue in Newark; the girl had been shot in the chest, Glover said.  The 9-millimeter handgun was recovered at the home. Glover said it was not immediately clear whether the children were home alone or who the gun belonged to, but a law enforcement official told the Los Angeles Times that the weapon may have belonged to...

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