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17 October 2012

Local (Switzerland)

Swiss Federal Railways (SBB) police only started carrying guns three months ago but already an officer has hurt himself with a firearm. The SBB said one of its security officers accidentally shot himself in the foot with a handgun early on Wednesday while at the transport police service premises in Bern. The bullet pierced the man's left heel, the state-owned rail company said in a news release. The officer was taken to hospital, where his condition was "good under... (

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