Georgetown teen shoots self with hunting rifle

GEORGETOWN, S.C. (WCIV) -- Georgetown police said a local teen shot himself in the foot with a hunting rifle Wednesday night.

According to police, a 15-year-old Georgetown High School student shot himself in the right foot with a hunting rifle around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. {}The teen was taken to a nearby hospital and treated, police said.{}

He was at home with his younger sister at the time of the shooting. {}

No charges have been filed, but police are still investigating the incident.