Teenager shoots self in arm

MILL HALL-A 17-year-old boy will be charged with false reports to police after he told police an intruder entered his home on Homestead Drive and, after trying to grab his 1-year-old sister, shot him in the arm, Saturday at 8:15 p.m., state police at Lamar said.

After police interviewed the juvenile, he told police no one had entered the home. He also told police he had the handgun and it accidentally went off, shooting him in the arm, police said.