April 23, 2011 in Nation/World

Jones fires gun accidentally


 DETROIT – Pastor Terry Jones accidentally fired his .40-caliber handgun while he was in the parking lot of a Southfield, Mich., TV studio Thursday night, according to police.

 The Florida pastor was getting in the passenger side of his car at 11:10 p.m. after an interview when the Taurus handgun fired, sending a bullet into the floorboard.

 Officers took the gun and also found another gun near the 42-year-old driver. Both men were carrying valid Florida concealed weapon licenses, which are recognized in Michigan. The guns were returned.

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