Man hurt after accidental shooting in Boise

Posted at 7:41 PM, Nov 25, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-27 05:21:13-05

UPDATE: Police in Boise say a man was injured in an accidental shooting Sunday evening. Boise Police Department spokeswoman Haley Williams says the man was cleaning his gun when he accidentally shot himself in the leg about 7:30 p.m. (AP)

ORIGINAL STORY: Boise Police Officers are responding to an accidental shooting near the Boise Bench.

Dispatchers say one person was shot in the leg. It happened near the cross street of Rose Hill and Roosevelt. 

The circumstances of the shooting and whether the injury is life-threatening is unknown at this time. 

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