• Police: Leominster boy hospitalized after accidentally shooting himself

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    FITCHBURG, Mass. (AP) - Police say a 16-year-old boy has been hospitalized after accidentally shooting himself in the abdomen at a Fitchburg home.

    Police say two men have been arrested in connection with the shooting at about 4 p.m. Sunday.

    The boy's name was not released but police say he is from Leominster and is expected to survive.

    The two adult men arrested are charged with unlawful possession of a firearm.

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