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Accidental shooting at Knollwood Apartments

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Mobile Police at Knollwood Apartments (Photo: FOX10 News) Mobile Police at Knollwood Apartments (Photo: FOX10 News)
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UPDATE: Mobile Police said a shooting at Knollwood Apartments was an accident. 

Investigators said a woman was digging in her purse when her gun fired. The bullet struck her in the arm.

She was treated at a hospital for non-life threatening injuries. 

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Mobile Police are investigating a shooting at Knollwood Apartments. 

Officers were called to the scene around 8 p.m. Tuesday. It appears someone drove the victim to a hospital before ambulances arrived. Police were still on the scene at 9 p.m. 

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