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United States

26 January 2007

Arlington Advocate (Massachusetts)

A 29-year-old Thorndike Street man, who was enrolled in a gun safety course at PSMG Gun Shop on Park Avenue, fatally shot himself at the business Wednesday. Peter Hartzel, of 104 Thorndike St., was on his third day of training in the gun shop's course. The business' owner and gun safety teacher Paul Giragosian, 60, was standing beside the man when Hartzel put the handgun against his temple and fired the shot at about 3:30 p.m. Wednesday. The bullet exited Hartzel's... (GunPolicy.org)

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