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Saint John police officer injured in accidental gun shooting

A police officer has been hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries after an accidental shooting at a firing range in New Brunswick.

Police say they were called to the Saint John Police Shooting Range just outside the city early this morning. 43 more words

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Two teens struck by bullet fragments after gun discharges inside Sandy gun show

SANDY, Utah – Two teens suffered minor injuries from bullet fragments Saturday after a patron at a gun show fired a pistol without realizing the firearm was loaded. 308 more words

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West Kendall Worker Says He Was Shot By Officer Cleaning Her Gun

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MIAMI (CBSMiami)—A West Kendall man says he was shot accidentally by a Miami-Dade Police Officer who was cleaning her revolver and he says she was “negligent” and “careless.” 515 more words

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Hartford man pleads guilty in shooting death of friend

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Hartford man who said he accidentally shot and killed a friend has pleaded guilty to manslaughter.

The Hartford Courant reports that 32-year-old Daniel Morales was about to go on trial on a murder charge but pleaded guilty Wednesday to second-degree manslaughter and criminal possession of a firearm. 104 more words

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Distraught teen takes his own life after accidentally shooting friend

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KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — The father of a Kalamazoo teenager says police told him his son was so upset from accidentally shooting his friend, he turned the gun on himself. 444 more words

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Accidental shooting in Logan home sends 13-month-old to hospital, police say

LOGAN, Utah – A young boy accidentally shot his 13-month-old brother in the ankle or foot at the their Logan home Monday night, authorities confirmed. 66 more words

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Somebody Give This Guy A Hand

An elderly Ohio man may be facing charges after accidentally shooting himself inside his dentist’s office. Now I’m no fan of dental visits, but how painful must this guy be if his patients come to the office armed? 102 more words

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