Woman Charged After Teen Accidentally Shot in Leg
URBANDALE, Iowa — One woman has been charged after a teenager accidentally shot himself in the leg on Thursday.
Police say the 16-year-old was cleaning a handgun inside a residence in the 9100 block of Willard Court when the shot was fired. The victim was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Lavonne Gregory has now been arrested and charged with neglect or abandonment of a dependent person, a class C felony. Gregory posted bond and was released from the Urbandale Police Department.