- Associated Press - Friday, October 9, 2015

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - Police say a man was accidentally shot by a friend who was cleaning his gun in a neighborhood in east Colorado Springs.

The Gazette reports (https://goo.gl/RpAMQP ) the 20-year-old victim was shot Thursday night and was treated at a hospital. His wound was not life threatening.

Investigators say the person who was cleaning the gun left before police arrived at the scene. No other information has been released.

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