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Accidental Shooting

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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.

04/21/2014

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Teen Accidentally Shot By Friend At St. Paul Home

A 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.

12/16/2013

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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.

11/27/2013

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Authorities: Teen Injured In Duck Hunting Accident

A 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.

10/20/2013

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Teen Charged In 2-Month-Old Nephew’s Accidental Shooting

A 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.

09/11/2013

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Chaska In-Laws Accidentally Shoot Each Other In 2 Incidents

Police 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.

09/04/2013

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Victim ID’d In St. Paul Park Shooting Death

The 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.

08/12/2013

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Meeker County Sheriff Has Safety Warning In Aftermath Of Shooting

An 8-year-old boy is recovering after being accidentally shot in the head on Thursday afternoon. Meeker County Sheriff Jeff Norlin says the boy was shot by his older brother.

08/31/2012

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Man Hospitalized After Accidentally Shooting Himself

A man in northwestern Minnesota had to have part of his left thumb amputated Saturday after accidentally shooting himself with a firearm, according to the Ottertail County Sheriff’s Office.

04/15/2012

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Wis. DOJ’s Training Director Shoots His Hand

The training director for the Wisconsin Department of Justice is recovering from an accidental self-inflicted gunshot wound to the hand.

02/17/2012

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Man Gets 4 Years In Accidental Shooting Of Son

A 58-year-old Brooklyn Center man was sentenced to four years in prison, with a stayed five-year sentence, in connection with the accidental shooting death of his son last November after the two had been drinking.

02/02/2012

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Lino Lakes Police Officer Accidentally Shot In Coon Rapids

The police officer, who was accidentally shot at a law enforcement gun range in Coon Rapids, Minn., has been identified.

05/05/2011

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Son Accidentally Shoots Mom In Owatonna

Owatonna police say a 23-year-old man is being held after apparently accidentally shooting his mother.

03/10/2011