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Man accidentally shot by elderly father in Camarillo

A 38-year-old man was accidentally shot by his 73-year-old father at a family business in Camarillo on Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011.

October 2, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
A 38-year-old man was accidentally shot by his 73-year-old father at a family business in Camarillo.

The incident happened Saturday afternoon in the 300 block of Arneill Road when the father was trying to unload a handgun and it accidentally went off, said Ventura County sheriff's officials.

The son was shot in the upper torso and was transported to an area hospital and treated for non life-threatening injuries.

No charges were filed. The incident was under investigation.


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