12-year-old Liberty Co boy injured by exploding bullet
POSTED: Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - 7:00am
UPDATED: Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - 7:14am
Boy admitted he held cigarette lighter under bullet
Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; A 12-year-old boy was taken to a Humble hospital Sunday when a .22 caliber bullet hit him the eye.
The boy told authorities that he had held a cigarette lighter under the bullet around 4 p.m. to see what would happen. The bullet exploded, sending fragments through his left middle finger and lodging in the left eye lid.