Williston teen shot by boy on Friday

Williams County Sheriff’s Office released news of a shooting incident involving two minors early Friday morning on U.S. Highway 2, just east of N.D. Highway 1804.

At 12:48 a.m., dispatchers recieved a report that a 15-year-old girl had been shot by a 12-year-old male acquaintance. She was flown to Minot for medical treatment and the boy was referred to juvenile authorities.

The girl is presently in stable condition. Initial appearances indicate the incident was accidental, but the investigation continues.