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Accidental shooting reported at Harmony Grove school

Posted By on Thu, Jan 14, 2016 at 9:38 AM

Media are reporting an accidental shooting at Harmony Grove.

KARK said on Twitter that a student was accidentally shot in the back. KATV, citing the Ouachita County sheriff, said students were admiring the pistol, thought to be unloaded, when it fired.

KARK adds, quoting the local sheriff, that the injury wasn't life-threatening and that no surgery would be required. The gun went off after school Wednesday, KARK said. Taking a gun to school is punishable by expulsion, a school official said.

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