MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com)- A 14-year-old boy is fighting for his life after he was accidentally shot by a child in South Memphis.
Memphis Police say the shooting happened in the Hillview Village Apartments on E. Hillview Drive off Alcy Road just after 9:30 p.m. Friday.
The teen was taken to the hospital in critical condition.
33-year-old Kevin Owens was arrested in connection to the shooting.
Owens is charged with three counts of child neglect and one count of aggravated child abuse/endangerment.
Police also tweeted a reminder that the police department gives away gun locks for free. Gun locks are available at any precinct in the city.