13 Year Old Charged with Aggravated Assault

A 13-year-old boy is in custody this evening charged with aggravated assault after allegedly shooting another teen in the neck.

The victim, a 13-year-old girl, is in critical condition at a Lubbock hospital, but her injuries are considered non-life threatening.

Police say Saturday night the boy was showing off the gun when it fired.

Investigators say they're still trying to determine whether the boy intended to harm the girl.