Teen shoots self in head while playing Russian roulette in New Castle

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NEW CASTLE, Ind.– A teenager shot himself in the head while playing Russian roulette in New Castle Tuesday.

Mayor Greg York confirmed the shooting occurred just after 3 p.m. and said several other teens were in the home at the time of the incident.

The teen was reportedly awake and alert while on his way to IU Methodist Hospital for treatment.

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