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Albany child gunshot victim still hospitalized

ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

An Albany boy who shot himself in the foot Monday remains hospitalized in good condition.

Police say 7-year old Kourtney Hicks shot himself at the Dollar Inn about 3:30 Monday afternoon.

The child's grandmother told police he was playing with a gun he found under some couch cushions at the motel when it went off.

Police are still investigating but have not filed any charges yet.

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