MIAMI (WSVN) - A high school student was shot while skipping school at a friend’s house in Miami.

City of Miami Fire Rescue crews responded to the scene located near 24th Avenue and Flagler Street on Friday morning.

Miami-Dade Schools officials said a couple of young people were at a friend’s house when a gun discharged, striking one student in the arm.

7Skyforce HD flew over the scene where multiple police vehicles could be seen outside of the home.

City of Miami Police officials stated a gun owner was cleaning his weapon when it accidentally when off.

The 18-year-old victim was transported to Jackson Memorial Hospital in stable condition.

Police are currently investigating and have taken the gun owner into custody.

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