Menlo Park police are investigating an accidental shooting that injured a boy early this morning (Tuesday), police said.
Police responded to the 600 block of Pierce Road at about 1:20 a.m. where a juvenile accidentally shot himself in the lower leg while taking apart a gun, Menlo Park police Sgt. Matthew Ortega said.
The victim was transported to Stanford Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, Ortega said. No details as to the youth's age were immediately avaliable.