- Associated Press - Monday, June 20, 2016

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Authorities say a teen shot and injured himself while trying to clean a handgun at his home in Logan.

The Salt Lake Tribune reports (https://bit.ly/26cogQy) that the 16-year-old boy was taken to a hospital after the Saturday night incident. Police expect he will make a full recovery.

Police Capt. Curtis Hooley says the boy had been home alone when he started manipulating the .40-caliber handgun and shot himself.

Hooley says the teen called his grandmother, who then alerted police.


Information from: The Salt Lake Tribune, https://www.sltrib.com

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