Boy, 8, shot in the face by relatives

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An eight-year-old boy from the South Side is recovering from a bullet wound to the face.

Police say it happened near 77th and Loomis Wednesday night.

They say two men who are relatives of the boy were arguing when a gun accidentally went off.

The eight year old was grazed in the face and taken to St. Bernard Hospital.

He was reported to be good condition.

Police were not able to find the gun.

Charges have not been filed against the men.

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