In order to set the mood, you MUST play the short audio clip below:
Same incident, two different “news” outlets. Can you spot the differences?
The teen was with a group of peers in a home in the 800 block of Jewell Ave., along with a handgun, said Detective Jan Westerbeck, spokeswoman.
“They were handling the gun, and somehow it went off,” Westerbeck said.
VS the Daily Press: Teen shot, critically hurt while playing with gun
A 14-year-old boy is in critical condition after being accidentally shot by friends who were playing with a gun in a Portsmouth home.
I rarely find anything to praise the Daily Press about, but they are a paragon of journalistic integrity when compared to the Virginian Pilot.
Crossposted on The Sentinel