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County Police: man accidentally shoots neighbor

ACCIDENTAL SHOOTING GAR CREEK ROAD

ALLEN COUNTY, Ind. (WPTA21) - Allen County Police said a man is seriously hurt after his neighbor accidentally shot him.

According to a public information officer, one neighbor was outside a home on Gar Creek Road east of New Haven trying to shoot at something around 9 a.m. It was reportedly a varmint.

Police said both the victim and the shooter told officers it was an accidental shooting.

Medics rushed the man who was hit to the hospital in serious condition.

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