Police: 13-year-old shot himself while playing with gun

A 13-year-old boy accidentally shot himself while playing with a gun in his home early Sunday, Dec. 6, police said.

It happened around 2:30 a.m. near 76th Street and Hadley Street.

Police said the boy was taken to the hospital for treatment of his injuries and is expected to survive.

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Two guns were recovered by police.