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Man injured in accidental shooting outside of gun show in Sandy

SANDY, Utah — A man went to a hospital with a superficial gunshot wound Saturday after his firearm accidentally discharged in the parking lot of a venue where a gun show was underway. 167 more words


Police investigate accidental shooting on West Kellogg

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – One person was seriously injured Friday morning in an accidental shooting in west Wichita.

Wichita police say the incident occurred about 11 a.m. 78 more words


Police: Fatal Salina shooting appears to be accidental

SALINA, Kan. (AP) – Salina police say a fatal shooting appears to be accidental.

The Salina Journal reports that police made the determination after completing their investigation into the death of 28-year-old Bryant Sanchez, of Salina. 79 more words


Mother driving down highway fatally shot by 2-year-old son sitting in the backseat

A mother who was driving down a highway in Milwaukee was shot and killed when her 2-year-old son accidentally got his hands on a gun while he was in the backseat. 156 more words


Columbus man thinks son is intruder, shoots him

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Police say a Columbus man shot and wounded his own son after mistaking him for an intruder.

When police arrived at the home on Tuesday, 51-year-old Biyaga Ceesay told them that a stranger had shot his son. 65 more words


Man charged in shooting death of 4-year-old daughter, claims gun accidentally fired inside home

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia police have charged a man in the fatal shooting of a 4-year-old girl.

Investigators say Maurice Phillips turned himself in Saturday night, and admitted he was responsible for the young girl’s death. 140 more words