FESTUS, MO. (KMOX) – A 17-year-old from Festus died after an apparent accidental shooting.
Police say another 17-year-old shot him, with a handgun the two had found at a city park Saturday.
They say the two took the weapon to a home on Iditarod Trail, where the shooting happene. The victim died early Sunday morning.
The teen who fired the shot has been questioned and released. Detectives are trying to determine who the gun belongs to.