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Teen shot by accident by sawn off bullet during school play

March 19, 1909
Mount Vernon, Illinois
During a school play, one actor shot another with sawed off bullet

The actors were John Moake (16) and Roy Slater (17); Moake was the one who was shot. 97 more words

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Two men injured in accidental shooting in parking lot outside of the International Sportsmen's Exposition

SANDY – Two men were injured Saturday afternoon when a firearm discharged accidentally as the two sat in a car.

The car was in the parking lot of the Mountain America Expo Center in Sandy where the International Sportsmen’s Exposition is being staged. 132 more words


Man Faces Drug, Gun Charges After Accidentally Shooting Himself In Logan Square

CHICAGO (CBS) — A 46-year-old man has been charged with multiple felonies, after police responded to an incident at his Logan Square home and found a stash of guns and drugs after he accidentally shot himself on Tuesday. 155 more words


17-year-old student killed in accidental shooting at Alabama high school: Police

(ABC News) — An “accidental shooting” at an Alabama high school Wednesday afternoon has left a 17-year-old female student dead and a 17-year-old male student injured, according to police. 260 more words


Police Search For Suspect After Accidental Shooting At Hyatt Regency

CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago police are searching for a suspect after two people were injured when a man accidentally fired a gun at the Hyatt Regency Chicago hotel downtown Friday morning. 250 more words


Man Fatally Shoots Himself While Boarding CTA Bus In Englewood

CHICAGO (CBS) — A man fatally shot himself while boarding a CTA bus Sunday night in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.

The 35-year-old was boarding the bus at 8:53 p.m. 79 more words


Classes Back In Session After Accidental Shooting At LA Middle School

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA/AP) — Counselors were  on hand when classes returned Friday at Sal Castro Middle School, just a day after two students were shot in what police say was an accident. 380 more words