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5-Year-Old Trying To Play "Cops and Robbers" Fires Loaded Handgun

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HOQUIAM, Wash. (AP) - Police say a 5-year-old watching his neighbors play with unloaded BB guns in Hoquiam wanted to play along, so he found his parents' loaded handgun.

Officer Cody Blodgett told KBKW the boy fired a shot Sunday afternoon in the direction of a 21-year-old man who was walking by. No one was hit.  Blodgett said the gun was confiscated and police are investigating.

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