TRUCKEE, Calif. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- Two teenagers are accused of severely injuring a person in Truckee by shooting the victim with a BB gun. 18-year-old Kyle Mello and a 17-year-old juvenile have been charged with Assault Causing Great Bodily Harm.
According to Truckee Police, the teens broke into multiple homes and stole the gun from one of the Tahoe-Donner residences. They fired the BB gun in the downtown area, hitting a person near the heart on Thursday.
That person was taken to the hospital to get the pellet dislodged.