Boy, 11, accidentally shot in cheek by father

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Posted: Saturday, November 24, 2012 6:15 pm | Updated: 3:09 pm, Sun Nov 25, 2012.

Police are investigating an incident in which a father accidentally shot his son in the cheek Friday night.

Police and emergency medical personnel responded to the 2900 block of Faraon Street around 9:30 p.m. Friday after an 11-year-old boy had reportedly been shot in the cheek by his father, said Det. Richard Shelton. The boy was transported to Heartland Regional Medical Center with serious injuries.

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2 comments:

  • nosoupforyou posted at 2:52 pm on Sun, Nov 25, 2012.

    nosoupforyou Posts: 169

    “The basic thing is that anytime you pick up a weapon, you have to assume the weapon is loaded,” Mr. Shelton said. “Whether you know the weapon is loaded or not, every weapon has the potential to injure someone.”

    Unless you are a cop.

     
  • shawnharper posted at 3:17 pm on Mon, Nov 26, 2012.

    shawnharper Posts: 12

    confiscate all of his guns and make him get a vasectomy. he is too stupid to own guns and too stupid to be allowed to reproduce.

     

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