Juvenile Pittsburgh male shot in the face

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At around 4:45 p.m. on Wednesday, a juvenile male suffered a gunshot wound to the face in the Perry North neighborhood.

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Pittsburgh Zone 1 police responded to the 3700 block of Baytree Street where the located the 15-year-old boy.

Medics responded to the scene soon thereafter and transported him to the hospital in stable condition.

The initial investigation that police conducted, resulted in the cause of the shooting is accidental.

VCU detectives are still currently processing and investigating the scene.

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