FORT BEND COUNTY, Texas – A teenage boy has been charged after a 14-year-old girl was shot in Sienna Plantation.

The Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office says that the 16-year-old was arrested on August 10 and charged with deadly conduct. They are not releasing his name or photo because he is a juvenile.

The shooting happened in the 10000 block of Cobblecreek Way inside the Missouri City-area neighborhood on Thursday evening.

The teen girl was shot once in the side and taken to the hospital for a 'non-life threatening injury', says FBCSO.

Several teenagers told FBCSO invesitgators it was an accident. No adults were present at the time.