Somerville Officer Injured After ‘Unintentional Discharge' of Gun

The officer's injuries were not life-threatening and no one else was hurt

NBC10 Boston

A police officer in Somerville, Massachusetts, was injured when the officer's duty weapon went off accidentally Wednesday.

That officer was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and is expected to recover. According to police, the officer's gun was holstered at the time.

No one else was hurt. An internal investigation is underway.

More details were not immediately available.

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