Teenage boy shot while sleeping in SW Houston

HOUSTON It happened in west Houston on Ocee near Richmond just before 2am.

A man told police his gun accidently discharged when he was trying to put it away. A bullet went through a wall and hit the 14-year old who was asleep in an apartment next door. The 14-year old is expected to survive.

The gun owner will be charged with reckless discharge of a firearm.

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