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DANIEL CHACÓN Updated: April 11, 2013 at 12:00 am
DANIEL CHACÓN Updated: April 11, 2013 at 12:00 am • Published: April 11, 2013

Colorado Springs police say a man who arrived at Memorial Hospital Central with a gunshot wound Wednesday night accidentally shot himself. Officers were called to the hospital about 9:47 p.m. on a report of a gunshot victim. “Officers arrived and their investigation revealed the person shot...

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Colorado Springs police say a man who arrived at Memorial Hospital Central with a gunshot wound Wednesday night accidentally shot himself.

Officers were called to the hospital about 9:47 p.m. on a report of a gunshot victim.

“Officers arrived and their investigation revealed the person shot himself in the leg while carrying a pistol in his sweatshirt,” police spokeswoman Barbara Miller said Thursday.

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