Bullet slammed on floor hits boy

Incident happens at Redland Middle School in Homestead

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A boy was injured at a middle school in Homestead on Friday afternoon when a bullet discharged, grazing his leg.

The incident happened at Redland Middle School, located at 16001 SW 248th Street (pictured right), about 2:40 p.m.

According to Miami-Dade Public Schools spokesman John Schuster, a boy slammed a bullet on the floor. The bullet discharged and grazed another boy's leg.

The injured boy was airlifted to Miami Children's Hospital by Miami-Dade Fire Rescue. His condition wasn't immediately released.

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