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United States

6 October 2010

Associated Press

MACOMB TOWNSHIP, Michigan — Macomb County Sheriff officials say a 12-year-old girl has been treated and released from a hospital after apparently being accidentally shot by her father. Captain Tony Wickersham tells The Detroit News and Detroit Free Press the 40-year-old man was working on his recently purchased handgun about 8:15 p.m. Tuesday, when he pulled the trigger, thinking it was unloaded. Wickersham said the bullet hit the girl's wrist, then went into her... (GunPolicy.org)

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