A 15-year-old boy accidentally shot himself in the leg in Annapolis while trying to remove a handgun from his waistband last week, Annapolis police said Tuesday.
Officers in the 700 block of Newtowne Drive were approached by the boy at about 10:30 p.m. on Friday. The teen, who is from Baltimore, told police he was injured and later admitted he had accidentally shot himself.
The boy's injuries were not life-threatening, police said. The gun was not recovered.