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Police respond to accidental firearm discharge in Brunswick

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BRUNSWICK, GA (WTOC) -

Officers with the Brunswick Police Department responded to the parking lot of the Family Dollar, 2014 Norwich Street, at approximately 4 p.m. July 7 in reference to a 10-year-old female receiving a minor injury to the shoulder area after the accidental discharge of a 22 caliber riffle.

According to authorities, the child was transported to the Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus for further treatment. Authorities say the injury did not appear to be life threatening.

Police are continuing to investigate. 

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