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AUBURN, Wash. -- A 7-year-old boy accidentally shot his 9-year-old sister in the leg Wednesday night, Auburn police said.

It happened around 9:30 p.m. in the 4600 block of Auburn Way South.

Police said a .22 caliber rifle was in the closet of a third sibling who was not home at the time.

The girl was taken to Harborview Medical Center with non life-threatening injuries.

Police are investigating whether any adults should face charges.

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