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United States

19 September 2007

Altoona Mirror (Pennsylvania)

HOLLIDAYSBURG — A pair of men handling a military-style machine gun that shot and killed one of them last week likely thought the weapon was incapable of firing because it was disconnected from its power source, a state police investigator said Tuesday. Trooper Matthew McCalpin, who has been piecing together the chain of events leading up to the death of 36-year-old Michael Duncan Kurty of Hollidaysburg, said the men were attempting to clear a jam when the gun... (

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