New Albany teen injured in shooting

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NEW ALBANY – A teen was transported to The Med in Memphis following what police are calling an “accidental shooting.”

An 18-year-old “mishandled a gun,” said investigator Chad Glasson, and a 14-year-old was shot in the face at 8:45 p.m. Sunday. The 18-year-old, Keffendy Smith, of 408 Broad St., New Albany, was arrested and charged with aggravated assault and reckless endangerment. His bond has been set at $100,000.

The 14-year-old was still in intensive care as of Monday afternoon.