Boy suffers minor injuries after accidentally shot by older brother with B.B. gun

HUBER HEIGHTS, Ohio (WDTN)  – An 8-year-old boy is recovering Thursday after his older brother accidentally shot him with a B.B. gun in their Huber Heights home.

It happened on Rittenhouse Road in Huber Heights around 9:30 a.m. this morning when police say a 15-year-old boy was playing with the gun when he accidentally shot his brother in the neck.

The younger brother suffered minor injuries but was taken to Dayton Children’s Hospital for precautionary measures.

He is expected to be okay. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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