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Tuesday, November 19, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Gun Falls From Closet, Shoots Boy In Leg

By From Staff And Wire Reports

A 10-year-old boy was wounded in the thigh when a loaded gun fell out of a closet and discharged Saturday evening, police said.

The child was apparently removing some clothes from a closet at his north Spokane home when the gun, wrapped in a blanket, fell to the floor and discharged, police said.

The boy was taken to Deaconess Medical Center for treatment.

, DataTimes

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