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Gun Owner Won't Be Charged in Accidental Shooting

Gun Owner Won't Be Charged in Accidental Shooting

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(KSL News ) -- An update now on the tragic story of a 12-year old boy accidentally shot and killed by his 14-year old friend.

The district attorney's office has decided not to file charges against the owner of the gun.

The two boys were cleaning out a neighbor's garage when the 14-year old found the gun, picked it up and it went off.

Still no determination whether any charges will be filed against the teen.

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