FAYETTEVILLE: 8-year-old Fayetteville girl shoots self in leg - WNCT

8-year-old girl shoots self in leg in Fayetteville

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FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -

An 8-year-old girl in Fayetteville shot herself in the leg Friday, according to police.

The child found the gun in the master bedroom at a residence at 4021 Calver Court in the Hillendale North subdivision, police said. A grandparent was at home at the time of the shooting.

The child was transported to Cape Fear Valley medical Center where she remains in stable condition, police said.

Fayetteville police said the incident is still under investigation.

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