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Victim accidentally shoots himself in the leg

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COLORADO SPRINGS - The Sand Creek Division Officers were dispatched to a reported shooting at the 4600 block of Excalibur Ct Saturday afternoon. Officers say upon arrival the victim was carrying a .40 Caliber gun.

According to a police report the victim was getting into his parked car, as he was putting the firearm in a holster attached to the seat the gun went off. The victim told police he didn't realize his finger was on the trigger, sustaining a gunshot wound in his right leg. 

Police say his injuries do not appear life threatening.

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