HARMONY -- Officials with the Clay County Sheriff's Department are investigating an accidental shooting that has taken the life of a juvenile.
According to officials, at approximately 1:30 p.m., Sunday, officials responded to a residence in Harmony following a call of an accidental shooting.
Upon arrival, deputies learned that a 16-year-old male appeared to have accidentally shot himself in the head with a semi-automatic handgun.
There were two other juvenile males and one female juvenile at the residence at the time of the shooting.
The incident is still under investigation by the Clay County Sheriff's Department and the Clay County Coroner's Office.
However, officials believe the shooting to be accidental in nature.
Also responding to the scene were the Van Buren Township Volunteer Fire Department and TransCare.