Police: 10-year-old reportedly shot in the head in Nicoma Park

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.
Data pix.

NICOMA PARK, Okla. - Authorities are investigating a shooting that left a 10-year-old injured in Nicoma Park.

Emergency crews were called to the 11100 block of E. Draper around 2:20 p.m. on Thursday in regards to a shooting.

Initial reports indicated that a 10-year-old child was shot with a .380 handgun.

It was later confirmed that the shooting was an accident.

Officials at the scene say they believe the boy is a son of a contractor, who was working at the house.

Police at the scene say they do not know how the child got a hold of a gun in the first place.

Authorities confirmed he was shot in the head.

However, he was alert when he was transported to a local hospital.

No word on the child's condition at this time, although police say he is stable.

Nicoma Park

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.


Report a typo 

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.