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A man is dead after he was accidentally shot in the stomach by his friend on Tuesday.

The shooting happened around 7 p.m. at a home on the 300 block of Fairburn Road in Atlanta.

According to police, the victim, who has only been described as a 19 year-old man, was taken to Grady Hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.

The friend who pulled the trigger has not been identified but has been charged with involuntary manslaughter.

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