accidental shooting

Parole Officer Hospitalized After Accidentally Shooting Himself

A Probation and Parole Officer with the Alabama Bureau of Pardons and Paroles is in the hospital this morning following an accidental shooting. The shooting occurred at the Bureau of Pardons and Paroles in the 800 block of South Perry Street. On Tuesday, February 2, the officer accidentally discharged the firearm in the Montgomery Field Office cause a self-inflicted gunshot…

Alabama Teen Killed in Gun Accident in Georgia

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DALLAS, Ga. (AP) – An Alabama teenager has died in what investigators believe was an accidental shooting at a home in Paulding County, Georgia. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the boy, believed to be 15 years old, was shot by a 14-year-old friend. Sgt. Ashley Henson with the Paulding Sheriff’s Office said late Friday that the names of the two teenagers…

Sheriff Identifies Prattville Girl Killed in Accidental Shooting

Autauga County officials have identified the 9-year-old Prattville girl killed in an accidental shooting over the weekend. Sheriff Joe Sedinger says Alyssa Davis died at Children’s Hospital in Birmingham after she shot herself with a handgun Sunday afternoon. Davis was a student at Pine Level Elementary School. Counselors are now available for her classmates and other students. Sedinger is urging…

7-Year-Old Boy Accidentally Shoots and Kills Himself

A 7-year-old boy was killed in what authorities say was likely an accidental shooting in Alabama. Sgt. Jack Self with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office said deputies responded Monday evening to a home in Concord. A preliminary investigation shows the boy was handling the gun in a bedroom, when it discharged and struck him. He was transported to the hospital,…