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United Kingdom

9 June 2008

Telegraph (UK)

A police officer has accidentally been shot dead by a colleague during a training exercise in Manchester. Pc Ian Terry, 32, was struck in the chest as he and other members of the Greater Manchester Police (GMP) firearms unit practised in a disused factory on Monday. GMP said Pc Terry was taking part in a "reasonably routine" tactical manoeuvres exercise when a weapon being held by one of his colleagues was fired. As he lay dying, other officers ran to his aid and... (

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