Starkville shooting incident ruled accidental

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Police believe a weekend shooting was accidental.

Posted: Feb 18, 2019 11:00 AM

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Police believe a weekend shooting was accidental.

Sunday night, police officers received a report of a person who had been shot at Westside Market.

"After further investigation, we believe the gunshot wound was accidentally self-inflicted by the victim."

The victim was treated at OCH Regional Medical Center and later released.

Police did not identify the victim nor indicate any other possible injuries. 

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