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United States

4 August 2010

Tampa Tribune (Florida)

CLEARWATER - A 6-year-old boy's accidental shooting of his 3-year-old brother in February led to their father's arrest Tuesday, Clearwater police said. Rockny G. Carpio, 35, was charged with culpable negligence in Tarpon Springs, where he now lives. On Feb. 20, at 1781 N. Fort Harrison Ave., 6-year-old Goivanni Carpio found an unsecured semi-automatic firearm in his father's bedroom, underneath a pillow, according to court documents. The boy racked a round into the... (

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