15-year-old girl shot after man brought real gun to a water gun fight at barbecue


Water gun (illustration) 
By: Mahesh Sarin

(Scroll down for video) A girl was rushed to a hospital after she was shot by a grown man.

Police in Texas, said that the 42-year-old man shot the girl while handling the real gun during a water gun fight.

The man who fired the shots, is a family friend. He attended a barbecue at a home on Precious Place in Spring, where everyone was invited to bring along water guns to participate in the water fight.

A neighbor said that he saw the 42-year-old man playing with the gun before it went off. One bullet hit the girl in the collar bone, and the second bullet hit a car that was about five houses down, leaving a hole in the door.

The girl was taken to the Memorial Hermann Hospital, where she is said to be in stable condition.

Police are investigating the incident and charges are expected to filed against the 42-year-old man who shot the teenager.