Teen shot by boyfriend in Tippah County, Miss

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TIPPAH COUNTY, Miss. — The shooting of a 17-year-old girl in Tippah County is being investigated.

The female was reportedly shot in the chest by her boyfriend.

According to the Tippah County sheriff, the shooting appears to be an accident.

It happened a little before 1 p.m. at a house in a rural part of the county.

The teen was airlifted to the Regional Medical Center in Memphis.

No charges have been filed against the boyfriend.