SAN BERNARDINO – A 28-year-old deputy from the Special Enforcement Division was injured late Tuesday morning when he was accidentally shot.
At around 10:00 a.m., during a regular training at the Sheriff’s Training Center in the City of San Bernardino deputies were doing tactical movement exercises. As one of the deputies attempted to re-holstered his handgun, the weapon discharged.
The deputy suffered a gunshot wound to his lower extremities. The deputy was treated at the scene by two tactical medics who were involved in the training exercise.
The injured deputy was airlifted to a trauma center where he remains in stable condition. An investigation into the cause of the discharge will be conducted.For late-breaking news, follow 24/7 Headline News on our Los Angeles County Facebook group, Riverside County Facebook group, Coachella Valley News group, US News group, Victor Valley/Inland Empire Facebook group. If you like what we are doing and want regular updates on your facebook stream like our Facebook Fan Page. You may also follow 24/7 Headline News on Twitter and Instagram!
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