Accidental Shooting

Northeast MN Man, 50, Dies After Accidentally Shooting HimselfThe St. Louis County Sheriff's Office says a 50-year-old man is dead after accidentally shooting himself.
Sheriff: Man Injured In Police Shooting In Eden PrairieThe Hennepin County Sheriff's office says a motorcyclist who fled Eden Prairie police was injured when an officer's weapon discharged Saturday morning. Police were in a brief pursuit with a man at about 3 a.m., which ended at Eden Prairie Road and North Lund Road.
Family Who Lost Son In Shooting Knows Grief All Too WellJust days after burying their beloved sister, a Minneapolis family is planning another funeral. Brandon Wren, 15, was killed late Sunday night near Fremont and 41st Avenues in North Minneapolis.
Police: Gun Used In Accidental Teen Shooting, Suicide Was StolenWe now know more about where a Coon Rapids teenager got a gun used to accidentally shoot his girlfriend, then take his own life. Alantae Arnold's girlfriend told police he was playing with a .357 Magnum when he accidentally shot her on March 9. Police tell WCCO the gun was stolen from a Coon Rapids home.
Report: Boy, 14, Dies Of Injuries Following Accidental ShootingThe 14-year-old boy who suffered an accidental gunshot wound earlier this month in rural Wadena County has died.
Man Accidentally Shot In Crow Wing Co. A man is in the hospital after he accidentally shot himself in the abdomen in Fifty Lakes, Minn. Friday evening. According to officials, police responded to a call of a possible home intrusion around 5:17 p.m. When officers reached the house they learned the male who called had suffered a gunshot wound to his abdomen.
Teen Accidentally Shot By Friend At St. Paul HomeA 16 year old is hospitalized after being shot in the abdomen by a 15-year-old friend, according to St. Paul Police. The shooting happened right before 7 p.m. at a home in the 900 block of West Nebraska Avenue. Police say the gun was accidentally discharged. The victim was taken to St. Joseph's Hospital by the mother of the friend who fired the weapon.
Wis. Man, 45, Shot In Hunting Accident A 45-year-old Wisconsin man suffered a gunshot wound to his lower waist area in a hunting accident Wednesday morning, according to the Pierce County Sheriff's Department.
Authorities: Teen Injured In Duck Hunting AccidentA Sauk Centre teenager was taken to the hospital after being shot in the back by another teen while duck hunting Sunday afternoon, according to the Stearns County Sheriff's Office.
Teen Charged In 2-Month-Old Nephew's Accidental ShootingA 17-year-old has been charged in connection with an incident where his 2-month-old nephew was shot in the neck in a north Minneapolis home last Thursday, according to the Hennepin County Attorney's Office.
Chaska In-Laws Accidentally Shoot Each Other In 2 IncidentsPolice in Chaska say that three in-laws were accidentally shot by other family members in two separate incidents, one of which happened during a game of Monopoly. Officers say alcohol does not appear to have been involved in either shooting.
Victim ID’d In St. Paul Park Shooting DeathThe 20-year-old man shot to death in a St. Paul Park apartment early Saturday morning has been identified, according to police. Regino Manuel Nitti was found dead by authorities Saturday morning at 1:45 p.m. They believe he was accidentally shot by an acquaintance. St. Paul Park Police say other guns were found in the apartment, which is located on the 1100 block of Fifth Street.