Man charged in shooting of 14-year-old

NORTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – St. Louis County Police are investing the shooting of 14-year-old male at the Sugar Pines Apartments off Dunn Road near West Florissant and I-270.

Authorities say the shooting happened on Sugarcrest Drive, when a man playing with a gun accidentally shot his 14-year-old nephew in the abdomen. The teen was transported to the hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injury.

Jordan Lee Henderson, 20, of St. Louis County

Jordan Lee Henderson, 20, of St. Louis County

Jordan Lee Henderson, 20, of St. Louis County, has been charged with 2nd degree felony assault in the incident. His bond is set at $50,000.