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Man Flees After Accidental Shooting

Posted September 19, 1997 12:00 a.m. EDT

— A Fayetteville boy is in the hospital after being shot in the face Friday night. Police say a 6-year-old-boy accidentally shot his three year old brother.

It happened inside their aunt's home on Rochester Drive. Police are now trying to figure out what happened.

Police say the gun apparently belongs to someone staying at the house. That person left with the gun after the shooting. Police are now searching for him.